Autism Age


This is a selection of my writing on autism for books, reports, articles and reviews

  • "Why we need research about autism and ageing". Cos Michael. "Autism". 2016, Vol. 20(5) 515–516

  • "Listen to the experts: autistic adults tell us what they need". In "Autism Spectrum Disorder in Mid and Later Life". Povey. C, Michael. C. Ed: Scott Wright. Jessica Kingsley Publications. 2016

  • ​"Autism, ageing and women: not invisible, just ignored." Network Autism. 2015

  • "Ageing with autism: a handbook for care and support professionals." Co-author. NAS 2013. Book

  • “We exist too: valuing the contribution of siblings”. Gomez. G. Michael. C. NAS 2012. Report

  • “Growing older with autism”. Communication Magazine. Winter 2012. Article

  • “Somerset Court: Growing older gracefully”. Communication Magazine. Winter 2012. Article

  • “Horizon: Living with autism.” Asperger United. 2014. Article

  • Real life stories. Adults with autism or their relatives talk about their lives. NAS website

  • “Staying active as you get older”. Laventure. Michael. C. Information sheet on fitness for people with autism. NAS 2012

  • Different…not less. Grandin. T. Communication Magazine. 2013. Book review

  • Learning the hidden curriculum. Endow. J.  Asperger United. 2013. Book review

  • Safety Skills for Asperger women: how to save a perfectly good female life. Holliday-Willey. L. Communication Magazine. 2012. Book review

  • Are you eating an orange? Brown. D. Communication Magazine. 2012. Book review