Hello my son is 19 he has Aspergers. He starts arguments with me I'm his mum. Then always says I started them when I didn't but he really believes this ! He calls me some disgusting names and just keeps ranting and ranting even though you ask him to go away or I shut the door hoping he will go away but he just keeps going. but the thing that really worrys me is that he really believes it's all me when it's not . Does anybody else experience this please, loun900
...A man with Asperger's Syndrome has been awarded £25,000 in damages after being refused entry to a ride at Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland.
Jonah Specter, 34, is believed to be the first person with a form of autism to successfully win a discrimination payout against an entertainment venue.
When he tried to get on the ferris wheel last year he was told he did not have the right disabled access tickets and 'didn't even look disabled.'
...research project being undertaken by King's College London and funded by MQ: Transforming Mental Health...
...to take part in the study,we are looking for people who:
My 14 year old son has autism and dyspraxia. He can do his work in class but test results very low . Wen at home cant do homework . We think not retaining information . Should we be looking at learning disability
revelation 35 minutes approx into radio 4's desert island discs.
toma orders his world thru music.
desert island discs : http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09gc4p7
...The claim is made by Richard Else, a Bafta-winning film maker who coaxed Wainwright on to television in the 1980s and became so close to him in his later years that they were often mistaken for father and son.
The pair made three BBC series and travelled more than 5,000 miles together, exploring the Lake District, Scotland and the Pennine Way, as well as Wainwright’s own creation – the Coast to Coast walk...
london evening standard - lost childhoods investigation : wonder if that £1,000 donation is real or a mean hoax?
...The travails of Brian, autistic and 23, living in a squalid flat and owing £3,000 in back-rent, provoked several offers of financial support.
One reader, Rita, said: “The anxiety and helplessness he feels was heartbreaking. I have set up a JustGiving crowdfunding page to raise just enough to spur him on”...
What organisations are there within London that can help practically or with other forms of support. Guidelines and practical tips that would be useful for the home environment.