Supporting Bedwetting in Kids

Supporting Bedwetting in Kids Understanding Bedwetting Bedwetting, also known as nocturnal enuresis, is a condition where a child over the age of five wets the bed at night. It’s a common issue, affecting about 20% of five-year-olds and 10% of seven-year-olds. Boys are more likely to experience bedwetting than girls, and it often runs in […]

4 most common reasons toilet training programs fail

4 most common reasons toilet training programs fail

4 Most Common Reasons Toilet Training Programs Fail. Toilet training is a critical milestone in a child’s development, yet many parents find themselves frustrated by unsuccessful attempts. Despite numerous programs promising quick and effective results, many fail to deliver lasting success. This is often due to unrealistic expectations, lack of consistency, and insufficient understanding of […]

The Importance of Early Intervention in Autism

The Importance of Early Intervention in Autism

The Importance of Early Intervention in Autism Early intervention plays a crucial role in the lives of Autistic children, providing them with the support they need to thrive and reach their full potential. An estimated 1 in 70 Australians are on the Autism spectrum. Autism, a neurodevelopmental disorder, if often identified from behavioural characteristics at […]

Happy, Relaxed and Engaged (HRE) in Today’s ABA

Happy, Relaxed and Engaged (HRE) in Today’s ABA​

Happy, Relaxed and Engaged (HRE) in Today’s ABA Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) is the science of behaviour and learning applied to teaching valuable skills to improve a person’s quality of life. As ABA is a science, it is constantly evolving and improving to meet the needs of the people we serve. It is more than […]

Top 5 ways to make the most out of book reading with your child

Top 5 ways to make the most out of book reading with your child

Top 5 ways to make the most out of book reading with your child Anyone can simply read a book word-for-word to their child. But how can you make the most out of the time spent with your child to maximise their learning? In this post, I’d like to share my top tips on how […]

How do I know if my child has Autism or a Developmental Delay?

Autism or Developmental Delay

How do I know if my child has Autism or a Developmental Delay? As parents and caregivers, one of our greatest hopes is to witness the blossoming of your child’s potential. One very common worry that many parents face is about their child’s development. Whether it’s your first child or not, it’s only natural to […]

Effectively reducing challenging behaviours in children to produce meaningful progress through Practical Functional Assessment (PFA) & Skill Based Treatment (SBT).

child tantrum normal

Reducing challenging behaviours & producing meaningful progress through Practical Functional Assessment (PFA) & Skill Based Treatment (SBT). What is the Practical Functional Assessment and Skills Based Treatment process & why it is a useful treatment option  The enduring behavioural challenges exhibited by Autistic children or those with a  developmental disability frequently result in families adopting […]

Are my child’s tantrums are normal?

Are my child’s tantrums are normal?

Are my child’s tantrums are normal? What is a tantrum?   Tantrums are among the most common childhood behaviour problems and frequently a reason for referral to a paediatric behavioural therapist (1). Temper tantrums are a common and often challenging aspect of child development that parents, caregivers, and educators may encounter. These emotional outbursts are […]

What makes a good EIBI service

what makes a good eibi

Finding the right Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) or ABA therapy service for your child can be a daunting process, and every family’s needs are different. Some providers falsely claim they are providing ABA services, are not adequately supervised or provide watered-down ABA. These are some important factors that can help guide families in the right direction when seeking an EIBI service. What’s most important is not just finding any EIBI service but one that can be tailored to you and your child’s specific needs.

Understanding the Differences: Global Developmental Delay and Autism

Understanding the Differences: Global Developmental Delay vs Autism

Global Developmental Delay refers to a significant delay in two or more developmental domains, including cognitive, motor, speech, and social skills. On the other hand, Autism Spectrum Disorder is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by differences in social interaction, communication, and repetitive behaviors.

How to become a CBA

A Certified Behaviour Analyst (CBA) is a practitioner who is fully educated and competent in providing expert advice on behaviour change within Australia. Through regulation, there is an identified standard criteria for practice and ongoing monitoring of the field.

Teaching from Joy and being Happy, Relaxed & Engaged

Teaching from JOY by being Happy, Relaxed & Engaged Facebook Twitter WhatsApp It is so important that we find out what motivates a child to learn in order to develop a personalised approach for teaching new skills. Motivation and joy will increase the participation of the child in an activity and the likelihood that they […]

The importance of Values based decision making

Universal Protocols: The importance of Values based decision making Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Values Based Practices in Todays ABA At Super Kids, we believe that values based practices are a key element to effective and ethical teaching.  Our mission is to create a teaching environment that has an emphasis on: Safety – ensuring the learner and […]

What is Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)?

What is Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)? What is Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapy? Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) is a scientifically validated approach to understanding and changing human behaviour. It has been widely used as an intervention for autistic children and those with other developmental disabilities. It has been shown to be an effective way of […]

What is “Today’s ABA”?

What is “Today’s ABA” and what do we do at Super Kids? Facebook Twitter WhatsApp At Super Kids we have adopted a model of Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) service provision that many refer to as ‘Today’s ABA’. Similar models have also been referred to as ‘Compassionate ABA’, ‘Trauma-Informed ABA’ or ‘Values-Based ABA’. But what actually […]

Global Developmental Delay

Global Developmental Delay (GDD)

Global Developmental Delay (GDD) Facebook Twitter WhatsApp What is GDD? Global developmental delay (GDD) is a broad diagnosis for children under the age of 5 who exhibit a delay in two or more developmental domains. Sometimes the terms ‘developmental delay’ and ‘global developmental delay’ are used interchangeably. These developmental domains includes : Cognitive skills: the […]

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Facebook Twitter WhatsApp What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a lifelong neuro-developmental disorder. It’s a broad diagnosis and will affect each individual with ASD differently! Current data indicate that 1:50 children are affected by ASD worldwide (CDC, 2013). It is characterized by differences in social interaction, […]