Creating a calm space for autism parents is an essential part of the #happyinschool project’s philosophy. However, some families require practical help them support their children get from point A to point B. Imagine Point A is when you’re unable to manage in school, and Point B is feeling resilient enough to get in to the school building and even find strengths and talents to engage fully in school life.
Photographer: Venessa Bobb
In order to help families practically, beyond the scope of the #happyinschool project workshops, later this year, I will be studying a course of low-intensity Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, which will enable me to support my natural gifts with a recognised professional qualification.
I quit my career in corporate communications for a year when my son was out of education. I needed to work closely with the local authorities to search and secure a suitable…
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