Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Coronavirus. A word, which for me, has bought with it confusion, anxiety and uncertainty. As someone who copes by living via a routine the last week for me has been very difficult to process. I'm certain that I am one of many on the spectrum who are struggling to stay calm. I thought I would …

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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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Sunflower Lanyards

I recently travelled to Thailand to explore the country for three weeks over the Christmas period. Three weeks is the longest time I have been away from home and in a setting outside of my usual routine. I knew I was pushing my limits so I wanted to take every opportunity to make my trip …

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Your Autism Magazine (vol 52 – No 2 . Summer 2018)

I have recently received my first issue of the quarterly, Your Autism Magazine created by the National Autistic Society. It is brilliant and contains some very helpful, informative articles. I thought in this post I would provide my own opinion on some of the subjects covered in the Summer 2018 issue. Page 4 - PIP …

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