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# adam-harris - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Allegations of department gathering dossiers on children with autism 'extremely concerning', says Paul Reid
# Autism
# Autism

Allegations of department gathering dossiers on children with autism 'extremely concerning', says Paul Reid

Mar 28th 2021, 5:25 PM 23,753 Views 34 Comments

Patient confidentiality is one of the cornerstones of the health service, said the HSE boss.

# adam-harris - Thursday 2 April, 2020

'Routine and structure has vanished': Autism community appeals for public support as it copes with Covid-19 crisis
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# Asiam

'Routine and structure has vanished': Autism community appeals for public support as it copes with Covid-19 crisis

Apr 2nd 2020, 9:08 AM 18,824 Views 39 Comments

AsIAm CEO Adam Harris said: “More than most, more than ever, we need your support now.”

# adam-harris - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Opinion: Focus on bureaucracy sells students with special education needs short
# Teaching
# Teaching

Opinion: Focus on bureaucracy sells students with special education needs short

Jan 9th 2019, 7:40 PM 8,209 Views 2 Comments

In other countries excessive bureaucracy has led to the demoralisation of teachers, writes ASTI President Breda Lynch.

# adam-harris - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Clonakilty wants to become Ireland's first autism-friendly town
# First Of Its Kind
# First Of Its Kind

Clonakilty wants to become Ireland's first autism-friendly town

Jul 24th 2018, 6:10 AM 17,657 Views 16 Comments

We’ve heard of autism-friendly shops, but a new initiative goes even further.

# adam-harris - Saturday 21 October, 2017

'I consider myself a success, to someone else that might mean working four hours a week'
# Autism
# Autism

'I consider myself a success, to someone else that might mean working four hours a week'

Oct 21st 2017, 6:30 AM 21,261 Views 8 Comments

The second annual National Autism Conference is happening in Dublin today.

# adam-harris - Monday 2 May, 2016

"Such a small little thing can make such a big difference" - introducing 'Quiet Hour' in Irish supermarkets
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# Quiet Hour

"Such a small little thing can make such a big difference" - introducing 'Quiet Hour' in Irish supermarkets

May 2nd 2016, 7:45 AM 56,402 Views 53 Comments

The practice is put in place to cater for those with autism or a disability, but can end up catering for so much more, including the business itself.

# adam-harris - Friday 15 April, 2016

"Like being in a train station in downtown Beijing" - what it's like to live life with autism
# As I Am
# As I Am

"Like being in a train station in downtown Beijing" - what it's like to live life with autism

Apr 15th 2016, 6:03 AM 16,514 Views 8 Comments

21-year-old Adam Harris was diagnosed with autism when he was just five. He says it’s time Ireland learned to understand and engage with the condition.

# adam-harris - Monday 5 January, 2015

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars
# Teenagers
# Teenagers

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars

Jan 5th 2015, 6:30 PM 57,757 Views 26 Comments

Some are still balancing success with the stress of the Junior Cert.

# adam-harris - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Column: ‘People speak to me like I’m ET’ – why social labelling is a problem
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘People speak to me like I’m ET’ – why social labelling is a problem

Aug 30th 2012, 7:00 AM 384 Views 20 Comments

We need to change the way we view people with special needs, writes Adam Harris, who has Asperger Syndrome.