Contributors

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Kristin M Krumm has been an occupational therapist in pediatrics at Archbishop Damiano School in New Jersey, USA, for over 15 years. She is involved in iPad grant writing and assists families with training and iPad setup. She has presented at ASAH and at Holy Family University, Pennsylvania.2 Articles



Dave Traxson is a chartered educational psychologist in the UK and a member of the committee of the British Psychological Society’s (BPS) Division of Educational and Child Psychologists. He contributed to the consultation on DSM-5 from the BPS (The Future of Psychiatric Diagnosis, BPS, 2012) and is a regular contributor to the website Global Summit on Diagnostic Alternatives.1 Articles


Nicolas Suzor is Associate Professor, Queensland University of Technology.1 Articles


Dr Andy Bondy is an innovative leader in the field of autism and applied behaviour analysis with more than 40 years of experience. He has directed a statewide public school system for students with autism for 14 years, has presented at numerous conferences and continues to develop new methods of helping children with autism and related developmental disorders, including co-developing the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) course in Scenario Learning’s Exceptional Child.1 Articles


Martin E. Blair is Executive Director of the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities, and Associate Professor of Teaching and Learning, The University of Montana, US. This article originally appeared in The Conversation.1 Articles


Barry Carpenter OBE is Honorary Professor at the Universities of Worcester (UK), Limerick (Ireland), Hamburg (Germany) and Flinders (Australia).1 Articles


Victoria Honeybourne is a writer, trainer and senior advisory teacher. Her publications include: Educating and supporting girls with Asperger’s and Autism (Speechmark, 2016), Your Autism Journey: A self-exploration workbook for young women on the autism spectrum (CreateSpace, 2016), The Sky’s The Limit: A mental wellbeing workbook for young people with SEN (Speechmark, 2015), and The Teachers’ Speech, Language and Communication Pocketbook (Teachers’ Pocketbooks, 2014).1 Articles