Author: Dinah Murray

A Positive Proposal

www.nationalautistictaskforce.org.uk  October 8th 2018 contact us  on positiveproposal@nationalautistictaskforce.org.uk (No, It’s Not Just About Autism…) This is the missive sent to the Task and Finish Groups advising the government about autism.  It’s important to note that it’s not just about autism I am writing as lead for the Communication, Advocacy and Family Involvement Group (GNAT) of …

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Thanks

The National Autistic Taskforce came into being thanks to a generous, open, unsolicited gift from Dame Stephanie Shirley.  We are doing our best to spend it wisely and to maximum effect.   We have been given a truly free hand to do what we can towards improving services for autistic people, specially those with highest support …

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Source guidelines: SLT responsibility and NAT campaign for digital inclusion

This is the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists’ detailed statement of their responsibility to upskill the workforce and share their knowhow.  We think a development of this policy focussing on training for a new support work role of Communications lead such as that exemplified by Katie Nurse’s is a reasonable first step to …

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