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LDT – We should only treat people who are ill

Hazel Watson – Learning Disability Today Blog, 15th January 2018   We should only treat people who are ill   Under the overarching mental health law covering England and Wales, people with a learning disability and/or autism can be detained

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Axia-ASD Announced as Finalists in The Autism Professionals Awards 2018!

  We wanted to say thank you so much to everyone who nominated Dr Buchan or Axia-ASD for The Autism Professionals Awards 2018.   It was announced earlier today on their website that Dr Linda Buchan, Carly Bailey and Axia

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[SPACE4AUTISM] – “Barclays Autism Asperation Convention”

Barclays Autism Asperation Convention Barclays at Radbroke Hall organise an event every year during World Autism Awareness Week to inspire local students on the Autism Spectrum to think about a career in technology. This is still being organised for 2018

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Professor Tony Attwood – Uploaded by ABC News (Australia)

Following Helen sharing an extremely interesting video of Tony Atwood on Vimeo, I found a YouTube documentary on Professor Attwood. Despite the extremely misleading title, “Is Asperger’s syndrome the next stage of human evolution? – Australian Story”, I found this

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NAS – PLAYMOBIL does World Autism Awareness Week!

It could not be easier to take part in World Autism Awareness Week (26 March – 2 April 2018) and doing so is invaluable to autistic people and their families. Last year, we saw our biggest World Autism Awareness Week

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Our 1st “Open Room” in 2018

‘Hi all, We would like to announce our 1st “Axia Film Society Open Room” for 2018. This will be Wednesday 3rd January from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. We’ll provide snacks and games, so if you would like to hang out

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So this happened…

We recently received an email from one of our guest contributors and asked if we could share the story… So this happened… Hi Carly/Linda,   So I started going to a life drawing class at the end of September. I

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Parent Carer Events

Please find information about a number of events which might be of interest. The transition event, in particular is of interest to all parents with a son / daughter aged 14 – 25. Lots of stalls and information to help

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Post-Diagnostic Support Group Minutes – December 2017

Minutes of the Twenty Sixth Post-Diagnostic Support Group 13th December 2017   The meeting was very well attended with 46 delegates & a very lovely “Therapy dog”. Minutes taken by Linda Saint Speakers – Sarah Hendrix & James Holden SUBJECT

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Post-Diagnostic Support Group – Questionnaire

Thank you to those who came along to the post-diagnostic support group. We really appreciate the invaluable feedback about the group received on post-it notes. Ronnie suggested that the questions could be taken away and returned at a later date

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NAS: Reindeer, The Lion King and Joe from The A Word

Season’s greetings from everyone at The National Autistic Society, including Chris Packham, who became one of our ambassadors this year. Share This Post:

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Our December PDSG – Note

REMINDER: Our monthly Post-Diagnostic Support Group takes place next Wednesday (13 December) between 11.30 am and 1.30 pm. This month we will be joined by Sarah Hendrickx, delivering a presentation on Employment. In addition, we will also be joined by

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University of Salford Research – Interventions Study Update

We just wanted to provide an up date in regards to the research at The university of Salford and their interventions study. The intervention now has a provisional start date for the 29th of January 2018 and participant intake will

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Autism Strategy Group Meetings

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BBC Breakfast discuss autism

Following yesterdays discussion on BBC Breakfast regarding autism, the BBC uploaded some interesting clips to FaceBook. Click the image below to visit FaceBook and watch the clip. Share This Post:

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NAS Adult Social Care Campaign

The National Autistic Society ask you to support this campaign about adult social care if you have not done so already. This is not just about autism but about all social care. None of us know when we might need

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Axia Film Society “Open Room”

‘Hi all, We are going to start running an open room on Wednesdays, 12:30 – 15:30, for playing board games, card games, and just for anybody that would like to come along and hang out. We’ll provide snacks and games,

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How autism freed me to be myself – Ted talk

A lovely, short talk from a 16 year old female, celebrating all things unique and extraordinary about autism. Share This Post:

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