Taking the Leap

Taking the Leap

If you’ve been following me for any length of time, you’ll probably already know that I’m not much of a risk taker. I’m actually a big scaredy cat. I don’t like ruffling feathers. I hate confrontation. I follow the rules. It won’t...
APAC 2017

APAC 2017

I am very excited to be speaking at the Asia Pacific Autism Conference in September! This is a wonderful opportunity to meet with carers, service providers and individuals with autism and I am really looking forward to it. I will be on two panels during the...
Albinism in the News

Albinism in the News

I’m a rather proud parent at the moment (which is a massive understatement!). Gilbert has been busy raising awareness of albinism again and filed a rookie reporter report for Behind the News for International Albinism Awareness Day, June 13. I’m even more...
Positive Partnerships Podcast Feature

Positive Partnerships Podcast Feature

I was honoured to be asked to be a part of the first series of podcast interviews by Positive Partnerships earlier this year. The podcast has been designed to support parents by sharing inspiring and positive stories about autism, from all over Australia. It...
Starting High School with Albinism

Starting High School with Albinism

I must confess, my fingernails are all gone and I’m rather apprehensive as we approach Gilbert’s first day of high school. I know we’ve done all we can to prepare him for the new start in front of him but I still don’t know it that’s...