Archive | Ann Memmot | #AcutallyAutistic #AutisticHistory

Infinity symbol the colors of the spectrum. Ann Memmot Ann Memmot is an Autistic autism professional. From Ann’s blog: Autistic autism professional. National and international speaker. Post Graduate Certificate - autism. Associate, AT-Autism and NDTi 25 years of working alongside autistic people across a wide variety of settings. Trainer, consultant, speaker, lecturer. Working with NHS …

Archive | Shannon Des Roches Rosa of Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism (TPGA) | #AutisticHistory #AutisticAlly

Shannon Des Roches RosaOf Thinking Person’s Guide To Autism Shannon Des Roches Rosa is our senior editor and co-founder, and manages our social media and content. She writes about autism and parenting for Washington Post and Spectrum, among other outlets. She is the parent of three autistic and neurodivergent children—all of whom are all now bigger than she is. Via …

Archive | David Gray-Hammond | #ActuallyAutistic #AutisticHistory

David Gray-Hammond David Gray-Hammond is an Autistic person in recovery from addiction and psychosis. He is currently a children and young person’s mentor for Gecko Community CIO, where he supports neurodivergent young people with trauma and burnout. He is also working with Gecko to set up a project to support young substance users with matters …

Archive | Nick Walker | #AutisticHistory #ActuallyAutistic

Nick Walker The idea that there is one “normal” or ”healthy” type of brain or mind or one ”right” style of neurocognitive functioning, is no more valid than the idea that there is one ”normal” or ”right” gender, race or culture. - Nick Walker Nick Walker is a queer, transgender, autistic writer and educator whose …

Archive | Julia Bascom of ASAN | #AutisticHistory #ActuallyAutistic

Julia Bascom, Executive Director of Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) Julia Bascom is an American autism rights activist. She is the current Executive Director of the Autistic Self Advocacy Network and replaced Ari Ne'eman as president of ASAN in early 2017. Bascom also organized and founded The Loud Hands project. via Wikipedia Archive Inclusion is …