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Title Best Of Australian Story: My Name Is Jack
Published Australia : ABC, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (28 min. 37 sec.) ; 173399010 bytes
Summary As one half of famed media duo 'Jono & Dano', Ian 'Dano' Rogerson enjoyed a decade-long run in the 1980s with top-rating radio shows and a string of national television programs.But while Jonathan Coleman went on to forge a career in Britain, Ian Rogerson all but disappeared from the media spotlight.Why would you jettison a successful media career? In Ian Rogerson's case, it was because of his young son, Jack.Diagnosed with autism as a toddler, Jack Rogerson was hyperactive, could barely speak and was unable to express ordinary affection. Like many parents of autistic children, Ian and his wife Nicole were left struggling to find their way.Introduced by Therese Rein, the couple candidly discuss the highs and lows of life with Jack and explain how they've raised him to discover his full potential
Event Broadcast 2010-01-16 at 12:30:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Autistic children -- Family relationships.
Autistic children -- Treatment.
Disability awareness.
New South Wales -- Sydney.
Form Streaming video
Author Catterns, Angela, contributor
Coleman, Jonathan, contributor
Rogerson, Ian, contributor
Rogerson, Nicole, contributor
Smith, Dan, contributor
Thomas, Deborah, contributor
Watson, Elizabeth, contributor