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Young man who was denied specialist support services from local council sadly dies
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Young man who was denied specialist support services from local council sadly dies

Tameside, Manchester, UK  - Cameron Brookes was a 16 year old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome. On August 18 2012 he was found dead at home, in his bedroom, after an argument with his mother and step father, Wendy and Mark Brookes. Cameron had been denied access ...
Opinion – Use of ‘autism sufferer’ in the media to describe individuals with autism
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Opinion – Use of ‘autism sufferer’ in the media to describe individuals with autism

Media perceptions of autism - On booting up my laptop this morning and doing my usual research into all of those autism stories of interest I happened to find an article, posted on the BBC Northern Ireland website that read as; Cinemas help make films accessib...
Lenient sentence for vile acts against autistic boy – an opinion
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Lenient sentence for vile acts against autistic boy – an opinion

Recently I reported on a story for Autism Daily Newscast, a story that made my blood boil, it doesn't happen very often but I felt that I had that scratching underneath my fingertips that I had to voice this (possibly cantankerous rant) in a public forum . You...