Living with autism: ‘You try and be like everyone else and that makes you unhappy’
Diagnosis, CBT and therapy changed Barrington Campbell's life. But he is 'disgusted' he had to get help outside the NHS to get to that stage when 1 in 100 people in the UK are on the spectrum. Or we have to be referred by a doctor who thinks there might be something wrong. There’s no diagnosis or tests in place for people to just make sure that their mental health is good and they get the help they need if they may feel different to help diagnose and help discover the right path. Getting the diagnosis, outside of my family, has been the best thing that has ever happened to me.
© Jean-Marc Haedrich/Sipa "Everyone is housed in the same brand": Hélène de Fougerolles shares her difficulties at the autism of her daughter Shana
Actress Hélène de Fougerolles has a fight: helping people with autistic people to be independent. The announcement of syndrome with her daughter Shana was a real shock for the actress. She confides without taboo.
A new page turns in the career of Hélène de Fougerolles . The popularized actress thanks to her role in the Balthazar series alongside Tomer Sisley (between 2018 and 2021) decided to choose much more tortured and deep characters. She will thus make her start in the mini-series of France 2 and the mountain Fleurira , broadcast from August 29. "I wanted to explore other universes (...) I loved what I read and I would not have wanted another role than that of Séraphine" , confided Hélène de Fougerolles to our colleagues from us two . Fans also know her for her fight for her daughter Shana, suffering from autism . The laying of such a diagnosis was not obvious to accept for the mother and she confides without modesty.
'House of Zana' WINS court battle against Zara after high street giant tried to order her to rename
Amber Kotrri was forced to defend her firm, House of Zana, which specialises in handmade kimonos, from the multi-billion pound fashion giant, which has stores across the globe.Multi-billion pound fashion giant, Zara, which has stores across the globe, tried to order Amber Kotrri, who runs 'House of Zana', which specialises in handmade kimonos, to change its name.
Hélène de Fougerolles returns to the day she learned that her daughter had autism
" I was so in denial for my daughter " , confessed Hélène de Fougerolles, before clarifying: " What was difficult, it was to make a quick diagnosis without making us feel guilty . I think that you have to make a case by case. But I am not more informed and implicated than That. I don't want to have this label ". With this book, the actress wanted to show that " everyone is housed in the same brand, whether we are known or not". "All as much as we are, we try to do with what we have" , "she explained.
Towards a more autonomous future for Shana
even if she does not wish to be a standard of this cause, Hélène Fougerolles tries to use her notoriety and her network to improve the lives of people with autism. She thus created Shana's house, who will accommodate nine autistic adults including her daughter Shana , 19 years old. "We hope to open in March 2023. Autism presents peculiarities which make that one can become autonomous thanks to specialized educators. too often considered as mental handicapped, autistic people are not accompanied towards autonomy " , concluded the actress.
In the kitchen with Henny: A sweet and savory New Year .
My focus this year is the hope that we should all have a sweet year that we will savor. Enjoy these tasty recipes that are simple to prepare and full of symbolic blessings for a shana tova u’metuka! © Provided by The Jerusalem Post Simanim soup (credit: HENNY SHOR) Simanim SoupI’ve created this recipe to include many of the symbolic foods into one healthy, delicious soup. I enjoy the soup when it’s all blended and creamy, but you can opt to serve it as a chunky soup. Some may argue that when it’s all creamed together you can’t see the specific ingredients that we are focusing on.