Empowering People, Launching lives

Dr Virginia Bovell OBE

Vice President
Ambitious About Autism

Dr Virginia Bovell is the mother of Danny, 30, who has a diagnosis of autism and severe learning disabilities. A former trustee of the National Autistic Society, she was also one of the founding parents of TreeHouse school and its UK umbrella charity Ambitious about Autism. She has since written and spoken about autism and ethics, for which she received a doctorate in 2015. Her book Danny’s People: A Memoir and Manifesto about Autism will be published by Oneworld Publications in August 2024. 

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Virginia’s session

Title: Transition to adulthood, what does it really mean? 
Monday 22nd, 1:15pm

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