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Training at Tutela

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At Tutela Jersey, we are lucky to have Martin Shotbolt as a Director and a trainer. He leads the majority of training courses provided to employees, from initial induction through to MAYBO conflict management training. A three-day training programme delivered by Company Directors forms a core component of Tutela’s Induction Programme for new staff. The programme is currently run monthly …

A look at gaming and autism representation – by Laura Francis

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Representation is key, they say. One of the most beautiful and soul-stirring thing about video games is that not only can they offer enriching experiences that make us not want to put down our controllers, tell rich, deep stories but they can also create compelling, often relatable characters. Characters that really strike a chord with us. This can be particularly …

Autism diagnosis as an adult in Jersey

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You may be wondering if you are autistic. Perhaps you have read something about autism, or seen a programme on TV, and think that it describes some of your own experiences. It’s quite common for people to have gone through life without an autism diagnosis, feeling that somehow they don’t quite fit in. Many people learn to cope with life in …

Ten things you probably didn't know about autism

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It’s a really misunderstood condition and even the experts disagree about exactly what it is or what causes it. As a result, people with autism often have a really tough time – and that’s not just the ones who are severely affected. There are a plenty of people walking around who you might not think are autistic until they do or say …

Dementia and Grief

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Grief is a universal experience and response to significant loss. Psychologically, grief is complex, involving several distinct emotions: denial, anger, sadness and heartbreak, guilt, despair or loss of hope, acceptance, love, and joy. These last emotions may surprise you, but people commonly feel love for the person they have lost and great joy at having had that love during grieving. Dementia is …

Rain Man 30 years on – How a stereotype was born

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The film Rain Man was released 30 years ago. A big box office hit in 1988, it later won four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and Dustin Hoffman won Best Actor. Since then, there have been very mixed views about its impact and whether it’s been good or bad for autistic people and autism awareness. On the one hand, it put ‘autism’ …

Tutela's office reopens for 2019

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Happy New Year! Our office is back open today after the Christmas break. We would like to wish everyone a happy and prosperous new year. Caroline and the Team

Welcome to our new website

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Hi, and welcome to our brand new website We hope you will find our new website easy to use with up-to-date information on all of our services, as well as easy methods to contact the team. We have been working on our website for a large part of this year, and while we are launching today, this is just the …

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