Month: December 2019


Adam likes numbers. No, Adam loves numbers. He is passionate about numbers, cars, and car mileages. He collects them in a carefully formatted logbook. Everyone who drives to our house regularly knows the ritual: before they leave Adam notes their Read more…


Plan, plans, planner, planners, planned, planning….. self-direct is 1 year old and we are celebrating. Last March we (the 4 co-founders of self-direct) planned to set up this social enterprise and do our bit to stimulate the social and health Read more…


Shortly after returning from my holiday in Parga, Greece, at the end of June I was surprised to hear that Simon Duffy had left in Control. I worked closely with Simon during my time as in Control’s Business Manager and Read more…


A few weeks ago my partner walked out. That’s right; he said he could not handle life in this weird, wonderful world of Autism so he left. Choosing to go and live a life with no ritualistic behaviours, no appointments Read more…