Lana Grant discusses autism, puberty and motherhood

BBC Radio Ouch features a podcast with an autistic adult, Lana Grant, in which she discusses a range of issues that may affect autistic girls and women. Lana outlines how puberty can impact on autistic girls in terms of physical changes and the increasing complexities of relationships, and how we can best support them through this time. She also explores pregnancy and motherhood as an autistic woman, from the sensory issues of being pregnant to the social pressures of being a mother of school-aged children.

Date added: 13 March 2017