With my passion, decades of experience and insight, I provide Consultancy and training for a wide range of organisations, establishments, families and individuals. Have a look here to see the range of services, training and talks that I offer.

I also design bespoke training and content, please feel free to get in touch and to discuss your requirements with me.

  • Being Autistic, a personal guide

  • Autistic understanding, current thinking, getting rid of the medical model

  • An introduction to Pathological Demand Avoidance.

  • PDA and education

  • PDA, hidden demands and sensory anxiety

  • Shut up and wait, how to unclutter and improve communication.

  • Autistic, thinking about communication

  • Autistic individuals and communication, being visual.

  • Understanding behaviour, ideas to reduce anxiety for all.

  • Teaching everyday skills.

  • Autistic friendly environments and relaxed performances.

  • Autism and ageing, what we know so far.

  • Autistic and anxiety, lets reduce it for all.

  • Sensory Processing Disorder, an introduction

  • Sensory Processing Disorder, becoming Sherlock Holmes

  • New to ADHD

  • Supporting Autistic individuals in education

  • Autistic friendly teaching

  • Autistic individuals, getting the teaching environment right

 

I am more than happy to discus your specific requirements around the input you wish me to provide.

Education

 

I visit schools, colleges and other educational establishments. Involved in staff training and /or to consult regarding specific individuals, visiting classes, designing lessons, working alongside teachers, external professionals and families.

I hold a full DBS Certificate.

 

Often designing bespoke and individualised packages. Parent, school, college, I'm more than happy to discuss your needs with you.

 

Makaton and Communication

I'm the longest serving Makaton Tutor in the United Kingdom. I have taught and used Makaton passionately for almost thirty years in a very wide variety of settings and with a host of individuals over these decades. I offer the full range of Makaton workshops available. To learn more, please click on the Makaton image.

 

With this added to my experience with a wealth of Alternative and Alternative Communication tools, I design individualised communication packages for individuals and environments, in care provision, education and for individuals.​

 

 

 

 

 

Relaxed performances, book reviews and other areas

I've been involved in relaxed performances for several years. Including theatre productions, museums, circuses, shops and venues. ​I also work as an actor, and I've had the privilege of being involved in giving and hosting relaxed performances. Giving me the insight from both sides of a performance.

I provide book reviews, publication support and advice for relevant articles. I've also written articles for several publications.

 

I work in partnership with many local and national organisations, parent and individual support groups. Encouraging awareness, understanding and acceptance.

Please feel free to get in touch, if you feel I could support you, your family of organisation in any way.

I look forward to hearing from you. Thank you.

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