Female, feisty, fun – and autistic. The missing women and girls on the spectrum who are finally being recognised

Female, feisty, fun – and autistic. The missing women and girls on the spectrum who are finally being recognised

It seems the world is waking up to the fact that autism is not a condition that mostly affects boys and that there may be as many as 100,000 undiagnosed woman and girls on the spectrum in the UK alone. So where have they all been and why didn’t we know about them? Part of […]

Not sleeping?

Not sleeping?

As the clocks go back and thoughts turn to how to persuade young children to stay in bed for that extra hour, we take a look at why sleep can be such a struggle for someone on the spectrum and what we can do to help. Sleep problems are thought to affect up to 80% […]