News & Views
The Link between Childhood Trauma, Autism and Anorexia Nervosa.14 February 2021
Elanor Speakman would like to invite you to take part in this research study as part of her MSc degree. Before deciding whether or not to take part, please read the following information sheet in order to understand the purpose of the study, and what involvement will be like if you do decide to participate.
Neurodiversity in the Criminal Justice System Joint Survey Call for Evidence13 February 2021
I just wanted to alert you to the opportunity for people with lived experience of neurodiversity in the criminal justice system to respond to the HMI Prisons and Probation call for evidence on neurodiversity in the CJS
Feel it, Write it, Delete it – A new resource from My Mind Health19 December 2020
Christine Steel, the Founder of MyMindHealth.com has launched an excellent new resource which we would like to share.
Communicating with the Department for Work and Pensions and Reasonable Adjustments6 December 2020
Did you know that if you struggle to communicate with the Department for Work and Pensions in relation to any of your state benefits you are entitled to request reasonable adjustments.
Restraint Reduction Network Webinar: Reducing restrictive practices in a secure service by using positive behaviour support4 December 2020
Laura Higgins, BILD Positive Behaviour Support Consultant, speaks about how she and her team reduced restrictive practices in a secure forensic service for offenders with an intellectual disability and/or autism through implementing Positive Behaviour Support.
Find out about the new Autism Code and #HaveYourSay10 November 2020
The Welsh government have launched a consultation on an Autism Code, describing what services and support must be available for autistic people in Wales. If you live in Wales, take action now and have your say on what the code should include.