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Autism and Preparing for Summer – Part 2 – Sensory Solutions – Sun cream
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Autism and Preparing for Summer – Part 2 – Sensory Solutions – Sun cream

The previous article in this series set up some of the problems that people with autism might face in the summer time. But it wasn’t meant to imply that the summer can’t be enjoyable for autistic people. These issues exist, but there are ways to deal with them...
Autism and the Criminal Justice System – Part 5 – what the police need to know continued
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Autism and the Criminal Justice System – Part 5 – what the police need to know continued

As with the first part of this article, it is important that the police remember that each of the issues covered here might not apply to every autistic person, and there may well be issues that arise which are not covered in these articles.  It is also importa...
Autism and the Criminal Justice System – Part 4 – what the police need to know
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Autism and the Criminal Justice System – Part 4 – what the police need to know

If somebody has been taken in for questioning by the police, either because they have been suspected of a crime, or because they are a witness of some sort, then actually being spoken to by the police might be incredibly difficult.  They could become overwhelm...
The Positive Traits of Autism – Part 12 – Experiencing the World Differently
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The Positive Traits of Autism – Part 12 – Experiencing the World Differently

It is obvious that people with autism experience the world differently from people without autism, due to sensory issues for example.  This can apply to every aspect of their life, and there is a lot of talk about the negative impact of experiencing things dif...