Liz – Parents of children on the autism spectrum

Liz’s son, Jonas, aged 11, has been diagnosed with epilepsy, ADHD and Asperger syndrome and Raphe, the youngest son, has Downs Syndrome. Jonas attends the local mainstream primary school but Liz is worried about the move to secondary school.

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Liz found medicating her child difficult until a psychiatrist asked her if she would feel guilty…

Age at interview 45

Gender Female