All Welcome – Parents, educators, interested people. Tuesday 23 May 20236.30-8.00pmGeraldton Grammar School – Batavia Hall This public presentation will include information about assessments an supports for Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Specific Learning Disorders (dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia).
By DR KIM PEDLOW (GP interest neurodevelopmental disorder) Do we need to advise ADHD patients to take the following medication continuously? That is treatment with methylphenidate and dexamphetamine. This would include short-acting such as Ritalin, dexamphetamine, the longer acting preparations such as Ritalin LA, Concerta, Lisdexamphetamine (Vyvanse). Unless there is a very good reason for
Dr Kim Pedlow (GP with interest neurodevelopmental disorder) Recently I have been thinking about my place in the scheme of things as a GP with an interest in neurodevelopmental disorder. Like most professionals involved in this area we have cases in the family and I have witnessed first hand the effect. My/our network now looks
Save the date for the Abrolhos Group conference . “Teach them how to catch fish”. Thursday, May 6 and Friday, May 7. At WACRH Geraldton
Please come to our conference, during the Shore Leave Festival and the salty networking following. Our conference will speak to health and education. We shall link with the inaugural Shore Leave festival May 6-9 in Geraldton. Abrolhos Group conference ” Teach them how to catch fish “ will showcaseassessment and management of neurodevelopmental disorders. Will be at WACRH in Geraldton. They have wonderful
The Abrolhos group is pleased to report that since February 2019 we have Assessed 250 cases, mainly children, 12% aboriginal. Performed 150 full educational psychometric assessments in the form of WISC V the majority of these children were diagnosed with a neurodevelopmental disorder such as autism, ADHD, central auditory processing disorder, dyslexia, dysgraphia. 40 new
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Kim and Annie Pedlow with assistance from Natalie and daughter Sophia attended the Mingenew Expo. Kim and Annie then went on to attend Mullewa, Chapman Valley and Northampton agricultural shows. This Saturday we shall attend the grammar school art auction and man a stall with Dr Anne Angelkovska. We have been engaging NGALA early Learning
Dr Anne Angelkovska has now completed 60 full educational psychometric assessments in the form of WISC V. Also, increasing numbers of autism assessments enabling access to government support. We are in a position to assist in your application for funding.
Dr Anne Angelkovska (Ph.D Ed. Psych.) has just completed her 4th visit to Geraldton. Based at Victoria Districts Medical Centre she has performed 31 WISC V assessments in the last 6 weeks. Follow up visits and liaison with the family and school as well. This is great news for the Geraldton community. The accessibility to