October 1, 2019
SWAN poster

SWAN poster

September 4, 2019

BBCScotNine recording

August 27, 2019

Reframe Your Thinking Around Autism: a book review

I had a strong personal reaction to this book. As a result this cannot be an academic, impartial review; what I have tried to do is […]
June 23, 2019

Peer mentoring for autistic females

July 7, 2018

Head above the Parapet

SWAN wins Scottish Social Services Award We arrived in Edinburgh from 6 different parts of Scotland all united by our pride in our identites as autistic […]
July 7, 2018

Scottish Social Services Award for SWAN

Head above the parapet award The recent nomination for the Scottish Social Services Awards held in the beautiful Mansfield Traquair in Edinburgh, was without a doubt […]
March 1, 2018
young swans

Being diagnosed as autistic, twice

Young SWANs speak Welcome to another new series – blog posts by our young SWANs. We are very excited to feature the voices of young autistic […]
October 30, 2017

The future I’d like to see

The National Autism Project has recently published a series of short essays entitled ‘The future I’d like to see‘. SWAN Chair, Dr Catriona Stewart, who is […]
February 25, 2017

Autism dividend report

In January the National Autism Project published a report  The Autism Dividend: Reaping the Rewards of Better Investment. The report focuses on the lack of cost-effective […]