Queensland's most experienced provider of specialised education and therapy services for individuals on the autism spectrum.

Information for Parents & Carers

Autism Queensland provides the following targeted programs and supports for young children on the autism spectrum and their families.

Early Childhood Intervention Services

Early diagnosis followed by structured, individualised early intervention can make a significant difference in the lives of young children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Queensland's team of therapy and education professionals with expertise in ASD deliver early childhood intervention services statewide from our centres in Brisbane, Gladstone, Rockhampton, Mackay and Cairns. Read more ► 


Allied Health & Diagnostic Assessment Services

Comprehensive diagnostic assessments for ASD in children & adolescents are available in Brisbane and Cairns. These assessments are an integral part of the diagnostic process. Read more 


Individual Therapy 

Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy services for individuals of all ages. Psychology services are also available at some centres. Read more ► 

Speech pathology and Talk to Learn groups are also available in NSW. Read more ►

 

Behaviour Support Services

Individualised strategies for people with disability to reduce the occurrence and impact of behaviours of concern. Read more ►


Support Coordination Services

Autism Queensland is registered to provide support connection and coordination of supports to NDIS participants who have provision for this service in their NDIS plan. Read more ►


Workshops
Autism Queensland's experienced professional learning facilitators delivered webinars and workshops across Queensland. They also deliver Early Days Workshops on behalf of the Department of Social Services for parents of young children on the spectrum or who are going through the assessment and diagnosis process. Please click here to see the current schedule.


Autism Advisor Program

The Autism Advisor Program (AAP) is a component of the Australian Government's Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) package. Autism Queensland is funded by the Department of Social Services (DSS) to deliver the program in Queensland. Read more ►


Early Intervention Indigenous Liaison Officer Program 

A national project hosted by Autism Queensland and funded by Department of Social Services as part of the HCWA program that aims to increase awareness of childhood disability in indigenous families and communities. Read more ► 


Online Transition Resource Package 

Information and resources for teachers, parents and carers to assist children with autism to make a smooth transition from early childhood learning into all Queensland schools. Read more ►