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Talk about Autism is the UK's largest online autism community. We have a team of moderators - and it's friendly - our community is supportive and welcoming to new members. You can discuss anything related to autism.

New to the community? Please start a discussion and tell us a bit about yourself. If you need some help getting started don't hesitate to contact us and we'll do our best to assist you.

You can find us on the homepage under 'Talk to others'.

Talk about Autism is sponsored by TalkTalk.

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CharlotteL


Welcome to members! Come and introduce yourself.

Tue 01 Sep 2015 10:34am
Topics:

Welcome to the forum!

What’s it all about? As the name suggests, this is a space to talk about autism with others.

You can share your thoughts and experiences, frustrations, joys and anything at all related to autism!

We want this to be a safe and friendly space to chat.

Here you can introduce yourself to the community. You might want to share a hobby or interest or your connection with autism.If you've been a member of the community for a while,...

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Charlotte, Community Manager

Music Therapy publication

byjazzmanhenry
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jazzmanhenry


Music Therapy publication

Mon 27 Mar 2017 11:04am

Hi everyone,

I'm Chief Editor of a book that will be called "A Spectrum of Approaches: Music Therapy and Autism Across the Lifespan." I'd really like the help of people on the spectrum and their families/carers to write my chapter. This will focus on seeing autism in cultural terms, not just a medical disorder. I'd like to know if people see themselves as part of a wider autistic culture with it's own forms of music and other arts forms, or whether they want to part of mainstream...

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Henry Dunn
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michaelz


chris packham - asperger's admission

Thu 05 May 2016 11:34am

upset by death of pet dog but sees advantages to his condition also

http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/chris-packhams-admission-aspergers-ap...

http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/suicide-agony-springwatchs-chris-pack...

chris packham's autobiography - abridged serialisation...

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michaelz


steven neary - hillingdon council - `deprivation of liberty` order

Fri 16 Mar 2012 12:37pm

Record reaction over autism story

Posted by Dan Coombs on Jul 28, 10 08:52 AM in Local Authority

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Sesame street!

byCharlotteL
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CharlotteL


Sesame street!

Thu 22 Oct 2015 11:54am
Topics:

Sesame Street have just introduced their first autistic muppet, Julia, as part of a wider plan to reduce the stigma around autism.

Do you think this will be helpful for young children? 

I loved Sesame Street as a kid!!  

They've also got lots of resources for parents like daily routines and storycards:...

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Charlotte, Community Manager
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