Travelling Thailand with Autism

As I mentioned in my previous blog I have recently spent three weeks travelling Thailand over the Christmas period. I can honestly say it was the best experience of my life. Leading up to the date of departure I was extremely anxious. I had never been away from my family for that long before and …

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Autism in the workplace

I have had three jobs thus far in my life. My first was as a waitress/bar maid in a local pub. I worked there during my A-levels and for a one year following. I was promoted to shift-supervisor for my final year of working there; due to my hard-work and reliable persona. I was responsible …

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I’m not growing up, I’m just burning out

I'll be honest, I'm too exhausted to write a blog this week. After a busy bank holiday weekend I have struggled through the past week - with a day taken off work due to a migraine caused by exhaustion. This is a regular occurrence for me; a 'side-effect' of my Autism. If I push myself …

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