Welcome to Bedlam Sanctuary! My name is Jo and I am a PDA autistic. I also have an autistic husband and autistic son. I am a passionate advocate for autistic rights and my dream is to help to shape this wonderful world into one where both neurotypicals and neurodiverse can thrive.
Go on, take a moment to put your feet up and have a read of some of my articles; you've earned the break!
Failings of the UK Mental Health System
This article looks at how the mental health system in the UK is failing autistic women; especially those who are either un-diagnosed or self-diagnosed.
Sensory Survival - Living with hypersensitivity, overwhelm and meltdowns
This is a first person perspective on living with sensory hypersensitivity, overwhelm and meltdowns, as well as techniques and tools to help prevent them and how to reduce them when they hit.