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December 28, 2017

I spent a lot of time thinking about what to write about for my last blog post in 2017.  So much has happened in PALS Society, I have learnt so much working with talented young people with autism, and talking to a host of wonderful people who work in the field of autis...

November 6, 2017

Despite huge resources in the scientific research world being pumped into finding a ‘cause’ and 'cure' for Autism, they are no closer to their goal. 

Which makes me wonder whether they are asking the right question.

Tony Attwood, a leading voice in the world of autism,...

November 2, 2017

I have spent a lot of time talking about the problem - a mismatch between learning style and teaching can lead to incredible difficulties for the learners (and I understand that it isn't plain sailing for the teachers either).

Now I want to start thinking about how this...

June 29, 2017

I'm trying to develop a picture that sums up the current journey into employment for PALS in contrast to the mainstream journey.  I will call this the PALS stream.

According to government statistics released by the House of Commons library, approximately 11% of you...

June 4, 2017

I recently attended a brilliant event hosted by Business In The Community in London (where-else?)

It was billed, and turned out to be, a celebration of how BITC's members are giving-back to their communities and helping charities and social enterprises (SE).  The attend...

May 27, 2017

I am a massive advocate for people with autism and am a parent of a young man on the spectrum.  I am also a huge supporter of the National Autistic Society and its current campaigns to raise understanding of what it is like to be autistic with some fantastic videos tha...