Articles about: Tanea Paterson

Speaker highlights from the conference

20 October 2017 – The Altogether Autism team was out and about during the July conference in Auckland. Here researcher REBECCA ARMSTRONG writes about two speakers, Tanea Paterson and Caroline Hearst. TANEA PATERSON is an autistic woman who is a qualified addiction practitioner and has her own personal journey with substance use and chronic pain. Tanea’s […]

Much-needed autism skills framework in development

30 May 2017 – A recent report identified barriers that prevent the uptake of learning and development as well as implementation of knowledge into practice. John Vogenthaler writes on how these issues have a significant impact on autistic people and their whānau. WENDY AND GABBY are members of the reference group collaborating on the much-needed development […]