Positively Autistic - Jeanette's Autism Show


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This is Jeanette Purkis's radio show where she and invited guests talk about all things Autism. Jeanette is an Autistic author, advocate and public speaker and is passionate about empowering people on the Autism spectrum to live fulfilled and positive lives. Jeanette is a keen advocate for inclusion and appropriate support for people with Autism spectrum conditions in such areas as employment, education, parenting and access to health services. If you want to fidn out more abotu Jeanette, you cna visit her website - www.jeanettepurkis@gmail.com This week, Jeanette will be talking to public speaker, autism advocate and mentor Alex Evans. The discussion focusses on adressing disengagement form education andother issues faced by Autistic teens, as well as Autism and the criminal justice system. Alex has spoken at a number of events, including to the Hosue of Commons in London. And here is a lonk to Alex's 'optimism in autism' website: http://www.optimisminautism.co.uk

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