Amanda McGuinness

PrepareMe App Manager

Amanda Mc Guinness is an Autistic Advocate and an Autism & Visual Supports Specialist. She is a Law Graduate and is currently undertaking a Master of Childhood Speech Language and Communication Needs at University Galway. Amanda is the creator of the “Auti '' character online through her social media, which teaches and educates on Autistic lived experiences. Her areas of specialism include Visual Supports, Autistic Identity & Culture, Autistic Masking, Autistic Communication, and Autistic Lived Experience Education. She has extensive experience supporting Autistic children and their families. Having previously worked as a Training Officer in AsIAm, Amanda is now responsible for the development and maintenance of the AsIAm Prepare Me App