Dee McAlinden is an Autistic (Autism Spectrum Difference) Person. She was identified in July 2015. She also has two children who were identified at the ages of 20 and 10 years. Since then she's enjoyed working as a speaker, trainer, teacher and coach for people connected with ASD. She works with Teachers, Psychologists, Charities, Individuals and Families to help them understand the condition. As a person who has succeeded in many areas of her life because of and despite of her unidentified ASD, Dee's keen to share her stories and techniques to help others.
Dee shares emotional and funny stories about her life as an Autistic. As she worked in business, particularly in Learning and Development for over 20 years, she's developed many strategies which helped her develop a career within Blue Chip organisations; run her own freelance business; raise two children (neither of them ever experiencing a meltdown). Dee continues to have a happy and exciting life.
Dee is genuinely interested in helping people be their best and that means being happy and thriving. She has many tools, techniques and lots of knowledge of how to make that happen. Why not contact Thrive with ASD to find out more.