Public Speaking

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A selection of past events I have spoken at are listed below. You can also read feedback, access videos of online events and podcasts I have contributed to by clicking on the links in the text.

Contact me to discuss how I can support your event.


“A Neurodiversity Friendly Workplace” for Livingston based Procurator Fiscal staff, online event (16th December 2020)

Co-host of  DisabilityEd UK event “Disrupting for Disability: School is for everyone” and delivered a talk on “The Hidden Autistic Workforce: Barriers to coming out in education and how leaders can support us” online event (3rd December 2020)

Neuroverse Podcast by Groktopus, online (20th October 2020)

ScotEd2020 ‘Inclusive Pedagogy’ online event (19th September 2020)

Pooky Ponders Podcast, ‘What can the rest of the world learn from the Scottish approach to ACEs?’ online- audio link/video link (5th August 2020)

Wellbeing Radio ‘My experiences as an Autistic teacher with ADHD,’ online (14th August 2020)

Twinkl Scotland ‘Behaviour’ Livestream, online event (21st August 2018)

Scottish Autism ‘Back to School’ Facebook Live, online event (July 8th 2020)

Scottish Parliament round table for ADHD, ‘My experience in the healthcare system,’ (7th September 2018)

Celebrating Neurodiversity, ‘Why we should celebrate Neurodiversity in schools,’ at Leith Primary School, Edinburgh (16th May 2019)

ADHD Foundation Conference, ‘ACEs, Trauma or Genetics- The controversy about cause & effect’ Edinburgh (20th March 2020- rescheduled to 27th August 2020)

‘Paper Tigers’ panel for the community, Edinburgh Omni Vue

‘The ADHD Toolkit’ at Spartans Community Football Academy, Edinburgh

‘Resilience’ panel at Edinburgh Sheriff Court, representing the Edinburgh ACEs Hub

‘The ADHD Toolkit’ at Kingmoor Juniors School, Cumbria

Cumbria Resilience Project events at Eden Mencap, Penrith, Trinity Academy and Peoples First Conference Centre, Carlisle (July and August 2018)

‘Resilience’ panel for Upstart Scotland, Fife

ADHD workshop, Carlisle

‘Resilience’ panel at Victoria Primary, Falkirk

‘Trauma Informed Practice in school,’ private online Zoom event for Leith Primary School staff

‘Resilience’ panel for early years and 3rd sector staff, Edinburgh Omni Vue

‘ADHD Toolkit for Teaching Assistants,’ at Leith Primary School, Edinburgh