From West Clare to California on a Fulbright journey

I love doing interviews for WomenMeanBusiness.Com because of how interesting the interviewees are - many of them are doing things I'd never otherwise hear about. One of the most inspirational people I've ever interviewed is Susan Crawford, who's been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship for her research into autism and motor skills, which she began when her [...]

2018-12-01T09:55:48+00:00 August 18th, 2015|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , , |

Autism… what I know now

On Sunday I had the honour of chairing Cork Association for Autism's conference on autism from adolescence to adulthood. My favourite speaker was Dr Stuart Neilson, a statistician who was diagnosed in his 40s after struggling with mental health issues for years. It was only when he finally met a mental health professional who knew about [...]

2013-04-09T18:43:51+00:00 April 9th, 2013|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , , , |