learning disability

Spotlight: Autism is not a mental illness

Under the UK Mental Health Act 1983, autism is defined as a mental disorder. This inaccurate representation of people on the autistic spectrum can lead to even more confusion, and harm, when caring for autistic people who are experiencing mental ill health

Changing attitudes

We all have our own unique traits and talents. However, disabled people often have their skills ignored – until now. We find out how social…