Monthly Archives: November 2015

New yorkshire based commission on autism is being launched

A new yorkshire based commission on autism is currently being launched that intends to position the voice of people with autism and their families at the centre of development of policy and practice. More information at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/main-topics/education/new-children-s-campaign-group-formed-in-yorkshire-launches-autism-commission-1-7597312

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Relaxed Performances that are autism friendly – well done Sheffield Theatres!

Please note that this is not an Autism Centre event. Please contact the event organisers for further information A message from Sheffield Theatres Our Relaxed Performances are mainstream theatre shows that we adapt in various ways to make them accessible … Continue reading

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Documentary on the Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night time

Many of you enjoyed the recent visit to our Sheffield theatres of the Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night time. You may therefore be interested in the BBC documentary on how the show was staged. There are currently … Continue reading

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Tomorrow: A letter to my autistic self

If you can make it tomorrow, Tuesday November 10th, ย 10.00am -1pm is the ESRC Social Sciences Festival Event of A Letter To My Autistic Self. This is a free event in Sheffield and details can be found at http://www.shu.ac.uk/ad/esrcfestival/

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Therapy experiences of people with Asperger syndrome/autism

Hello and thank you for reading this message. If you haven’t participated in this survey yet, please will you consider? I am Anja Rutten, a Senior Lecturer in Autism at Sheffield Hallam University. I am also a counsellor and psychotherapist … Continue reading

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Collecting and celebrating work by autistic people of colour.

Please note that this is not an Autism Centre project and we cannot respond to related enquiries Hello everyone!ย  This is the second and final call for submissions forย All the Weight of Our Dreams, an ambitious forthcoming anthology of writings … Continue reading

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