Books

Here’s some info on the books I have written and co-written.

Please welcome the new cover for the 4th edition of the Australian Autism Handbook, to be published November 2022.

You can follow Benison and myself on the journey to publication over on the Australian Autism Handbook Facebook page here.

If you are experiencing anxiety or depression as a parent, or if you know someone who is, we wrote this book for you.

You’ll find expert advice plus heart-warming stories of recovery from PND.

Beyond the Baby Blues- the Complete Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Handbook  is a comprehensive Australian resource guide covering perinatal anxiety and depression.

Readers will hear the voices both of individuals and families affected and the professionals who treat and care for them.

This book is supportive and encouraging, it is both deeply personal and yet steeped in science.

Two editions published by Ventura Press, 2011 and 2014.

I co-authored the first edition of this book in published 2008. Two further editions have been published.

The Australian Autism Handbook, while being factual, practical, and science-based, is, at its heart, a comforting and guiding hand for parents facing a very daunting challenge — raising a child on the autism spectrum.

Ah, my old favourite.  Three editions of Sydney For Under Fives, my first book, were published between 2000 and 2010. Edition 1 was published by Pan Macmillan and then the second and third were published by Ventura press.

The information lives on though in my blog, now named Hello Sydney Kids.

The Top 50 foods to boost health and vitality

If you’re ready to supercharge your diet, this is the book for you.

The Top 50 most nutrient dense foods are listed, with notes on buying, storing and preparing them.

It’s handbag-sized, yet packed with essential information.