Trauma and Differential Diagnosis

This full-day practice forum will support and enhance the skills and knowledge required by health and community services professionals working with children, young people, and families.

It will consider and explore the at times overlapping presentations of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in the context of a trauma history.


Friday 17 November 2017

Wurundjeri Conference Room
Department of Health and Human Services
883 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill, 3128

$220 (incl. GST)
Limited discounted student spots available.

Tymur Hussein    

To book your ticket, click here. 

This event is fully catered.  Please indicate dietary requirements via trybooking.


09:00 - Registrations Open
09:15 - Welcome Tymur Hussein
09:30 - Complex Trauma Vicky Nicholls
10:15 - ADHD Tim Doyle
11:00 - Morning Tea
11:20 - Case-Study
12:00 - Discussion
12:30 - Lunch
13:00 - FASD Prue Walker
13:45 - ASD Sonia Street
14:30 - Afternoon Tea
14:50 - Case Study 
15:30 - Discussion
16:00 - Close


  • Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) - Prue Walker
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) - Sonia Street
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) – Tim Doyle
  • Complex Trauma - Vicky Nicholls

The speaker biography can be found here: Trauma and Differential Diagnosis Practice Forum Speaker Bio

*Connections UnitingCare has joined together with other community service organisations in Victoria and Tasmania to form a single organisation Uniting.

17 Nov 2017