Is sensory sensitivity behind your child’ challenging behaviour?

Is sensory sensitivity behind your child’ challenging behaviour?

Meltdowns in the middle of markets, tears at tea time, and stressful school runs – sound familiar? Parenting can be exhausting at the best of times and can bring additional joys and challenges for those of us raising children on the spectrum. It’s easy to find ourselves fire -fighting the latest mini crisis as we […]

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 […]