Special Needs


Complex condition: Dylan Byers, 8, has been diagnosed with disruptive mood dysregulation disorder.

Parents welcome son's diagnosis

Dylan Byers has spent much of his short life screaming in rage at his family, to the point his mother fears for her daughter's safety.

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Our autism

This is our autism

One mum shares "our autism" in the hope that others will realise you can't compare one autistic child with another.

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Autism research

Australia revolutionising autism research

Autism affects at least one in every 100 Australian children and Professor Andrew Whitehouse is determined to use his research to break through the misinformation around the disorder and offer families hope for the future.

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