Autism and Girls


Date - 26/04/2023
Time - 7:00pm-8:30pm

Tymberwood Primary Academy

Amanda Cook

In Conjunction With:
Tymberwood Primary Academy


Autism and Girls – Understanding and insight into the presentation of Autism in girls

What is the talk about?

For many years Autistic girls have been misunderstood and underdiagnosed but now research is catching up and the voices of Autistic girls are being heard. This is the opportunity to hear about how Autism can present in girls from someone who has an Autistic daughter and is Autistic herself.

About Amanda Cook:

Amanda is an experienced teacher with over 15 years in education, specialising in challenging behaviour and Autism. She is CEO, Founder and Director, of Autism South East, supporting the Autistic community with talks, groups and activities, and founder of The Autistic Teacher sharing insight on Facebook to 32 thousand followers. Amanda is a trainer and speaker on Autism, a full-time primary school teacher, a mum to four children, three diagnosed Autistic, and is diagnosed Autistic herself. Amanda was winner at the Professional Autism Awards 2018. Amanda will talk about autistic girls, the way that autism is sometimes internalised and the challenges that this brings.

Important Information:

Free parking on-site – Use gravel car park on the left.
Pre-booking required – Main entrance only will be open.
Tea and coffee will be available for a suggested donation of £1.


Pre-booking is required for this event – please obtain tickets below:

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£3 per person

Autism and Girls

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