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Our Week Online – 24/3/2019

Welcome to Our Week Online. The countdown to April has begun, it’s a really important month for AsIAm – we’ll celebrate our fifth birthday! Oh, and it’s World Autism Month.  New information has been unearthed that possibly refutes allegations of Hans Asperger supporting and legitimizing Nazi policies.  For the Black Youth Project, Latonya Pennington writes …

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Call Out: Complete Our Survey on Adult Autism Diagnosis

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In partnership with Core Clinical, we invite autistic people with a formal adult diagnosis of autism/autism spectrum disorder/Asperger’s Syndrome to complete our new survey “Stress, distress, and mental illness: how can a new adult autism assessment and intervention service best support you?” Please take a few minutes to complete our survey and share. What’s it for? Core …

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Being a True Friend by Rachael Donohoe

Here at AsIAm it’s important to us to champion the work of the autistic community. That’s why we are happy to announce that we are supporting the launch of a new picture book Being a True Friend written and illustrated by Rachael Donohoe. The book is aimed at children developing interpersonal skills and offers support in …

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Check out our Sensory Checklist Tool!

It’s Day 12 of #AsIAmChallenge and things have taken a big step up! Today we are challenging members of the public, businesses, schools and community organisations to conduct a sensory audit of their environment. Autistic people can experience environments in a different way to those who are not autistic – some people experience sensory overload …

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Caoilte Hamill: The Pros & Cons of having an older brother with Asperger’s!

We were delighted to receive a blog from Caoilte Hamill, brother of Fionn – our regular contributor, about his experiences, positive and negative, of having a brother with Aspergers Syndrome. What we like best about this blog is that it demonstrates that really many of the reasons Caoilte loves Fionn, and many of the reasons …

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