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Opinion : The awful truth about trolling in the autism community
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Opinion : The awful truth about trolling in the autism community

You may or may not have noticed, that my opinion writing has become less and less in the past few months. Whilst being unsure that this is the right platform to make a personal self-disclosing post I feel strongly that the content of this post will be relateab...
Applied Behavioural Analysis – First hand accounts
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Applied Behavioural Analysis – First hand accounts

Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA), one of the first things mentioned when your child receives a diagnosis of Autism. The paediatrician may recommend it and you are sure to read glowing reports about it. The ultimate goal of ABA? To make your child indistingui...
Charity Good Friend Inc launch music video to raise autism awareness
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Charity Good Friend Inc launch music video to raise autism awareness

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US — the charity Good Friend Inc. founded 7 years ago raises autism awareness and acceptance. The charity makes short films and their latest film and music video is called 'We All Fit'. The music video was premiered at Cushing Elementar...
Artist Paul Williams Talks About his Journey to set up ‘AIG, Artist Illustrator Graphics’.
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Artist Paul Williams Talks About his Journey to set up ‘AIG, Artist Illustrator Graphics’.

Paul Williams, Redcar, North Yorkshire, is an artist and illustrator. He runs his own business, ‘AIG Artist Illustrator Graphics’ from which he sells his artwork. Paul has Asperger’s Syndrome. Paul states on his website: 'Selling/commission art and pro...
Parent Carolyn Weighill Talks about Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
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Parent Carolyn Weighill Talks about Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

Carolyn Weighill from Bracknell, Berkshire - is a mother of 2 fighting for better recognition and diagnosis of Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) in the UK. Carolyn's daughter Jessica 9 shows PDA behaviours but as yet does not have a diagnosis. Carolyn tol...
Linda Mastroianni, Autism Life Coach and Founder of Speaking Autism
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Linda Mastroianni, Autism Life Coach and Founder of Speaking Autism

Linda Mastroianni, Montreal, Canada – is mother to 2 sons, Juliano 18 and Emilio, 14. Emilio was diagnosed with classic autism in 2002 at the age of 3. Linda is a certified autism life coach and founder of Speaking Autism; she says the following on her website...
Turning autism into a strength: Temple Grandin talks about her relationship with animals
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Turning autism into a strength: Temple Grandin talks about her relationship with animals

We are all individuals and have strengths and weaknesses, having autism does not make any one person differentiate from that rule. That is one of the messages that has come from Temple Grandin, long serving autism advocate, high functioning Asperger's Synd...
Press Release – Women, Girls and the Autism Spectrum: a Learning Event
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Press Release – Women, Girls and the Autism Spectrum: a Learning Event

Autism Network Scotland and Scottish Women with Autism Network present:Women, Girls and the Autism Spectrum: a Learning Event- Monday 27th April 2015 Bookings are now open for this all-day event at The University of Strathclyde, to book your place please clic...