Thursday, 23 May 2013

The Fan Gene - How "Doctor Who" Led Me to Asperger's



In April 2003, I learned about Asperger syndrome, and all the pieces of my life puzzle fell into place. Where did I learn about it? Doctor Who Magazine, of all places! In this video, I discuss how that realisation led to a major course change.

Saturday, 11 May 2013

Autism Awareness Month 2013



To mark World Autism Awareness Month 2013, Jessica Kingsley Publishers invited readers of their range to put questions to authors. Writers approached include internationally renowned expert Dr Tony Attwood.

As my autobiography The Feeling's Unmutual was published by JKP and has been acclaimed by professionals in the autism/Asperger/psychology worlds and by readers alike, I was invited to record a video interview. Typically, my answers were personalised and indepth, and so the piece had to be edited into two halves.

The first part was featured in the latest JKP newsletter and blog. Part two will be available from the end of May.