Good…Bad… Well News Anyway

  I have just returned from the psychologist with my youngest’s diagnosis.  Now she was diagnosed 6 years ago with Autism but they are now pretty sure she also has dyslexia and attention deficit disorder. Good news?  Well we know now and there are things that can be done about it.  She’s even smarter thanContinue reading “Good…Bad… Well News Anyway”

Lisa gets a little over excited

I went to a meeting about my youngest daughter at her school.  Fantastic meeting the deputy and her Pastoral care teacher, they are so all over her problems I love them.  I love her school, Swan Valley Anglican Community School most fantastic pastoral care program I’ve ever even heard of. Back to my point, soContinue reading “Lisa gets a little over excited”

One Size Does Not Fit All

Is This A Flaw In Psychology & Education? I wonder about the universality of the principles which provide the basis of Behaviour Modification Therapy. Behaviour Modification is firmly based on the concept that behaviour can be encouraged by positive reinforcement and reduced by withdrawal of positive reinforcement.  I agree with this, it often works.  However theContinue reading “One Size Does Not Fit All”