Talk: What Can Clinical Psychology Offer (In These Times)? – Dr. Bettina Christl

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We had a clinical psychologist come to our Club meeting this month — Dr. Bettina Christl, of Heart and Mind Psychology! Bettina’s talk was of particular interest to our audience, since she has autistic patients amongst her many clients that come to her practice. Bettina’s talk was very well received by everyone who came. Many […]

Talk: Meaningful Careers for Autistic Professionals – Mike Tozer, CEO of Xceptional

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SACLC hosted a well-attended, informative and engaging presentation by Mike Tozer, CEO of Xceptional on the subject of autistic employment. It is an unfortunate fact that the unemployment rate for adult autistic people is significantly higher than that of the general population. Organisations such as Xceptional are leading the charge in redressing the imbalance, harnessing […]

SACLC Celebrates Melbourne Autism Lions Club’s Charter Night

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The burgeoning worldwide family of autism-related Lions Clubs just got bigger with the birth of the Melbourne Autism Lions Club! For such a momentous occasion it was only proper that SACLC, the first Autism Lions Club in Australia, provided support for MALC’s Charter Night by sending our Secretary (Tom) down south to comely Club Kilsyth […]

Autism Awareness Day

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In their first event after chartering, the Sydney Autism Community Lions Club (SACLC) reached out to the community in Parramatta by installing autism awareness booths showcasing different autism organisations such as the Autism Community Network (ACN), an organization that provides support for carers, families and individuals dealing with autism; Au2gether, an adult autism support group […]