Speaker, writer, blogger and advocate on autism and AS issues.  Doctor of Education in pedagogy of young autistic individuals within informal education including sport.  Research specialist in reflective practice and autoethnography.  6th Dan black belt and coach in karate specialising in autistic students.  Keen to reflect on life’s highs and lows, loves and dislikes.  Speaks on the National Autistic Society’s Post Graduate Certificate in Autism and Asperger’s among other work.  Published author of Autism and Martial Arts: A Guide for Children, Parents and Teachers; and Sensing the City: An Autistic Perspective.   I am clinically diagnosed Asperger’s as is my husband Joe.  I live in Kent, England with Joe and my two yorkies Holly and Rosie.  Mad keen on yoga and meditation.