Students

  • Personal reflections
    Adult diagnosis Here is a discussion that starts with a surprising diagnosis of Autism at the age of 16.       It goes on to consider issues of identity with borderline Asperger’s. They thought I was lazy … They thought I was lazy…when I was just actually autistic.       This is one…
  • Associated conditions
    Mental health The National Autistic Society has a page about mental health and autism.      Click page icon to view.        Also, Autistica has produced a help sheet about autism and mental health.         Click PDF icon to view. Handwriting  Options has produced a help…
  • Preparing for change
    Grades are not everything A Masters degree graduate feels that her difficulties with social skills was overlooked at school because her grades were good.       Click icon to see what she has to say. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. See also  Education & Learning  under Schooling problems at the bottom of the page. …
  • Technical guide
    Site safety The facility for visitors to this site to leave comments is switched OFF, which makes it easier to keep it safe.        The site became a WordPress blog in November 2013.        It benefits from the rich choice of security plug-ins available.       The development of…
  • Interest News – Bourne events …
    Money for nothing – Dire Straits trubute band in Bourne, 12th Apr 2019.       Bourne CiCLE feltival men’s road race, 1st Sep. . Queen on scheduled train:  This year, 2018, the queen caught a regular rail service to Norfolk for her Christmas break at Sandringham.        See pictures        In 2017 she recreated…
  • Diversity press
    Autistic not weird This is a website by a special needs tutor with Asperger Syndrome.       Click icon on the right to browse.       For example:  Being different       (new) Be with that Danny Raede has discovered for himself ways of understanding and coping with the difficulties he experiences as…
  • Not getting out
    Experiences Click icon to find out how others have found their way through panic attacks.   (new)        Also, someone with high-functioning Asperger’s describes their own experience dealing with anxiety. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Introduction Is not getting out, or Agoraphobia, related to Asperger’s?     Quick answers       Thorough answer The…
  • Resources
    For holidays in Lincolnshire see Take a break. Services Here is an NHS booklet intended to be a good place to start for families to access appropriate support and services in Lincolnshire for children and young people with additional needs and complex difficulties / Autism Spectrum Disorders.         Click picture…