Asperger Syndrome

Category
City
Zipcode/Postcode

What is Asperger syndrome, what are the symptoms of Anne Hegerty’s condition and what are the signs in adults and kids? – The Sun

ASPERGER Syndrome is one of many forms of Autism Spectrum Disorder. These are the signs somebody you know…

0294

Birmingham Arena staff ‘isolate’ disabled teen and dog – BBC News

Concert staff refused to let a disabled teenager and her assistance dog sit in seats she booked…

0330

Mental health services not available to people with disabilities – Irish Examiner

Adam Harris, the younger brother of Health Minister Simon Harris, will highlight the difficulties people with intellectual…

0371

Easier assistance app to transform journeys for disabled passengers – Network Rail

Network Rail is supporting a trial aimed at revolutionising passenger assistance in a first for Britain’s transport…

0425

BFI Film Audience Network creates kit to help exhibitors support diverse audiences – Screen International

The BFI Film Audience Network (FAN) has launched inclusivecinema.org, a website and online toolkit aimed at ‘breaking…

0453

Carrie Grant and husband David on raising four children with special needs – full story – HELLO!

Television presenter Carrie Grant and her vocal coach husband David have opened up about their extraordinary family…

0795

This is what The Undateables couple Rory and Megan did next – and it’s absolutely heart-warming – Birmingham Live

Fans of The Undateables saw a Midlands double-whammy this week. Viewers of the Channel 4 show saw a…

01k

Children like me are just invisible – Express.co.uk

MY NAME is Tyler, am 11 years old and have Asperger syndrome – which is on the…

0818

Asperger syndrome: What is it and how many people does it affect? – The Independent

Following his departure from this year’s Love Island, 23-year-old Niall Aslam has revealed on Instagram that he…

01k

‘No dogs allowed, but what about my assistance dog?’ – BBC News

Abby Cappleman studies computing at college in Wellington, in Shropshire. She also has Asperger’s syndrome, a form…

01.6k

MBE for Asperger syndrome charity founder in Queen’s birthday honours – Great Yarmouth Mercury

The MBE recognises an outstanding achievement or service to the community that has a long-term, significant impact…

01.5k

Man with Asperger’s Syndrome wins £25,000 discrimination payout after being refused entry to ride at Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland – Daily Mail

A man with Asperger’s Syndrome has been awarded £25,000 in damages after being refused entry to a…

02.2k

Man to tackle London Marathon to raise awareness of Asperger Syndrome – Bradford Telegraph and Argus

A man with Asperger Syndrome who works with children who have autism is limbering up to run…

01.9k

New Sudbury autism charity seeks to change attitudes with open day – Suffolk Free Press

A new support charity in Sudbury for people who have autism hopes to help the community at…

02.1k

Flintshire: Support workers aim to increase awareness of autism – Leader Live

A GROUP of support workers set up a stall in a bid to increase awareness about autism. As…

02.5k

Sesame Street theme park receives world’s first autism certification – BBC News

A theme park in Philadelphia has become the first in the world to receive an autism accreditation. Sesame…

02.2k

Autism comedy show backlash is ‘ridiculous and over the top’ – iNews

A comedian is facing pressure to cancel a show she has written about autism after critics accused…

02.1k

Program helps connect workers with autism to competitive jobs – UpNorthLive.com

“These are for competitive jobs, it’s not just, this isn’t charity. It’s good business,” said Jennifer Stoll,…

02.2k

Chris Packham: People like me with ‘invisible disabilities’ can have a less anxious day out – homecare.co.uk News

Wildlife TV presenter Chris Packham knows only too well the moments of anxiety that a day out…

02.2k

‘What looks impossible can become possible’: Support network key to helping those with Asperger syndrome into employment – ITV News

Only 16% of autistic adults are in full-time paid employment, although the majority say they would like…

02.2k

It all made sense when we found out we were autistic – BBC News

“I’m Maura Campbell. I was born with the social skills of a used teabag.” “That’s how I described myself…

02.1k

Mother-of-two shares her experience of mental health at awareness conference – Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Claire, from Norwich, addressed a large audience at The Space on Tuesday, March 20 during a conference…

02.3k

What happened to Asperger’s syndrome? – The Conversation CA

I often get asked “Does my child have Asperger’s?” in my clinical work. Or, “Do I have…

02.1k

How it feels to be diagnosed with autism later in life – The Conversation UK

“He is wired differently to you and me, this child of mine. He doesn’t like loud noises,…

02.3k

Connor Pangallo, who has Asperger Syndrome, hated school growing up — but now he’s heading to Flinders Uni – The Advertiser

CONNOR Pangallo was dux of his Year 12 class, is embarking on a double degree in law…

02.2k

Mother’s Asperger’s poem strikes a chord on social media – BBC News

In an emotional moment after a couple of very difficult days during the school holidays, Dr Sophie…

02.5k

Presenter Carrie Grant opens up about raising children with complex needs – Aberdeen Evening Express

Television presenter Carrie Grant has said it can be difficult to relate to other parents as she…

02.1k

Czech schoolboy maps his life from disabled to designer – Yahoo News UK

The toy cars, double-deckers, stuffed toys and pillows on his bed are meticulously ordered into neat rows,…

02.2k

Rescue dog helps man with Asperger Syndrome get through everyday life – Nottingham Post

A Mansfield man has said he “couldn’t get through each day” without his rescue dog. Robin Jones, 27,…

02.1k

Students with autism explore potential careers at LVS Oxford’s first careers week – Oxford Mail

STUDENTS were given a chance to explore their future career options in the hope of improving the…

02.1k

Shocking and insensitive treatment of disabled people by benefit claims assessors found by Brighton health watchdog – Brighton and Hove News

Shocking and insensitive treatment is routinely used as a way to cut the number of welfare benefits…

02.4k

R​ichard From ‘The Undateables’ Is On Instagram And His Account Is Amazing – LAD bible

Richard Lawrence is easily one of the standout stars of hit Channel 4 reality show The Undateables,…

04.1k

Maidenhead artist explores Asperger’s Syndrome in exhibit – In Your Area

Mahlia Amatina will be showcasing her touring art exhibition “On a Spectrum”, an exploration of Asperger’s syndrome…

02.2k

Hollyoaks is searching for an actress with Asperger syndrome to join the cast – Digital Spy

If you’ve ever dreamed of joining the Hollyoaks cast (and let’s face it, who hasn’t?), then now…

02.4k

Man with Asperger Syndrome lands job after brother’s new year appeal – Lancashire Telegraph

A MAN with Asperger’s Syndrome who was searching for employment has found a job. Liam Riley, 34, said…

02.2k

What is Asperger’s Syndrome? The signs, symptoms and what it means for people diagnosed with the condition – Mirror.co.uk

Asperger’s syndrome is a type of autism, and is a condition which affects a person’s social interaction,…

01.9k

The A Word: Actor Travis Smith on autism and Asperger’s – BBC News

“I think I connect with acting because of how I always had to put a face on…

02.1k

Exhibiting artist with autism says ‘I experience visual and sonic auras in everything I do’ – Enfield Independent

An Enfield artist with Asperger’s syndrome is currently holding his third exhibition at Palmers Green Community Art…

02k

Award-winning Asperger blogger raising funds to tag raptors – Irish Times

As we drive through the snow-covered mountains of Co Fermanagh, a large bird of prey swoops in…

01.8k

Film buff artist with Asberger’s Syndrome stages show at Stepney’s Genesis cinema – East London Advertiser

Patrick Samuel’s work, called Clash of the Icons, is on show at the Stepney Green picture house venue in Mile End Road until…

01.8k

Girl with Asperger’s given toilet paper igloo for Christmas after asking Santa for rolls – Metro

An eight-year-old girl with Asperger’s was given her dream Christmas gift – an entire igloo made from toilet paper. Maggie Mullan – who…

01.8k

The little girl who got a toilet roll igloo for Christmas – BBC News

All Maggie wanted for Christmas is loo roll so her family got creative. The eight-year-old from Telford, Shropshire has a form of autism called…

02.1k

‘Vital’ phone call service needs more volunteers as 11,000 face lonely Christmas – The Oxford Times

VOLUNTEERS who provide the only social interaction for hundreds of older people have called for others to pledge their time to keep the…

01.6k

First dedicated social school for kids with Aspergers – The Advertiser

SCRIBBLES on a serviette 10 years ago were the start of improving the lives of hundreds of children with Asperger syndrome. Angie Pangallo and…

01.6k

Kitchener man wants people to see the value those with Asperger’s syndrome offer – The Record

Kelly Groh knew he was different, or at least that his mind was wired different than other people’s. But then be began to…

01.5k

Ballarat women with disabilities gain confidence in leadership program – Ballarat Courier

Eight women graduated from the Enabling Women Community Leadership Program on Thursday with a new-found ability to stand up for their rights and…

01.5k

How a bird-watching comedy turned this autistic teen’s life around – Times LIVE

Josh Crickmay’s life was saved by a comedy film about bird-watching. At the age of 15, Crickmay, of Pietermaritzburg – psychologically crippled by Asperger…

01.8k

Daughter with autism found voice after mum wrote novel inspired by their experience with condition – Scottish Daily Record

Catherine Simpson and her daughter Nina have been through the worst of times together – and the best. As they faced school bullies and…

01.4k

‘I was nervous but I nailed it’: DJs with disabilities take to the air – The Guardian

John Crompton says he has “music in his blood”. Two years ago, when the rock fan heard about a new radio station launching…

01.4k

Parents of autistic children warn they are facing ‘cliff edge’ – The Irish News

DESPERATE parents are warning that escalating numbers of autistic children are reaching adulthood without crucial support. There has been a four-fold increase in children…

01.2k
Font Resize