The Autism Academy- Celebration of Autism
Where- Dundee, Scotland
* Exhibiting my book, activism
* Showcasing my art therapy and book illustrations
* Delivering a speech
14th April 2018
The ChrissyB show on SKY TV
The Autism Show National Conference
*Exhibiting my Book and Activism
*Presenting and Speech
15th June 2018
Womens Radio Interview
Please watch Sky TVs 'The ChrissyB' show- which is dedicated to Mental Health.
Anna Kennedy OBE, has her own section of the show dedicated to Autism-
which is the show I was interviewed on!
AspergerWorld in the Community-
Up coming Events in UK
More events, links and details are to be confirmed - check out 'contact me' and scroll down for news- for more information and links to learn more about the events.
"I wish I had this book at the start of my [Special Educational Needs] career. Inspirational and Passionate Insight"
Lorraine Petersen OBE - Trustee of 'Ambitious about Autism' Charity - Educational Consultant
Disclaimer: I am not an Autistic Spectrums Disorder expert, nor am I a Therapy Professional. Any advice I give is for educational and informational purposes only, and should not be considered professional advice. Professionals, such as teachers, doctors and therapist should be consulted before any life style changes are made, This website, and my services, should not be seen as a replacement for professional diagnosis, medication, or therapy. I refer to myself as a professional; however this is due to my experiences as an individual with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder and not due to my qualifications. Everything on this website is written from experiences and my own personal opinions. I hope to educate and inspire others with my knowledge. I can not guarantee any personal success or results, and will no be held responsible for any lack of success.
Welcome to Aspergerworld; the website with a world of information, inspiration and guidance for our Autistic Community.
Hi, my name is Joely Colmer, I am 25, and I love my Disability, Aspergers Syndrome- now that I have learnt to understand it!
I was diagnosed at 2 years old and I'm now a passionate multi World and National Award Winning Autism Activist, Motivational Speaker, Autism Trainer and Best Selling Author of my new book "AspergerWorld: My Fairy Jam Jar".
On my AspergerWorld website you can learn about the hidden depths of Aspergers Syndrome from my unique young Autistic female, award winning and professional perspective. My Autism is my Specialist Interest, so its my biggest passion to challenge negative perceptions and aid understanding of the Autism Spectrums invisible depths, hidden hardships and quirks - and how these aspects affect me.
NEWS: My article with Marie Claire UK - Adult life with Autism; things only a person with Aspergers will know - http://www.marieclaire.co.uk/life/health-fitness/adult-autism-520452
NEWS: I published an Article with 'The Autism Directory' titled 'Insights Into AspergerWorld' for Autism Acceptance Month -
NEWS: I am now a member of 'School Speakers' - the UKs leading Motivational Speakers Agency.
NEWS: Check out my latest interviews on USA Radio on 'Videos of Volunteering'.
NHS Dorset - Neurodevelopmental pathway lauch event-Autism Wessex
25th September 2018
Coming Soon: Activism, Book, TV, Radio and Vlog Interviews
* SKY TV Interview on the 'ChrissyB' Show with Anna Kennedy OBE -
Autism Hidden Depths, Quirks and Volunteering.
* 'Womens Radio' Interview with Anna Kennedy -
Autism Hidden Depths / Quirks, School, Adult Life Skillls, Gaslighting, my Book AspergerWorld, and my Activism.
* #InvisibleIBookClub reviewing and reccomending my book 'AspergerWorld' with a Vlog -
InvisibleI @katygough, who is a fantastic YouTube VLogger and Social Media Influencer with over 22,000 followers, who also happens to share my disability #Autism, is currently reviewing my book #AspergerWorld, for her #InvisibleIBookClub!
* Aspiregers and AspergerWorld Top Secret Vlog Project.
* Radio Interview on Marlow FM - Childhood - Adulthood Skills, Hardships, Quirks, School, Gaslighting, Volunteering.
Focus Autism Celebration Event Conference
*Exhibiting Book & Activism
*Delivering a Speech &
'Step Into AspergerWorld' Workshop
17th May 2018
Details to be Confirmed
EXCITING NEWS: Check out what me and Temple Grandin have in common, and no, its not our shared disability!
Check out my Activism in the community (UK), and see if I might be at an event near you giving a speech or exhibiting my book. Become one of my 'Stars', who shines supportive light onto the paths of others , by becoming one of my 'Starlight Crew', and follow me on Twitter and Facebook. Please contact me with any queries, to book me, or if you wish to find out more about me, or what I can do to help you or someone you know.
Here you can find specialized 121 "Role Modeling Workshops" for those who have a diagnosis, Autism Awareness and Understanding Workshops or Speeches designed to raise positive awareness of the disability.
UPDATED NEWS: Im now a speaker with 'School Speakers' The UKs No1 Motivational speakers agency for care and education.
learn about my book "AspergerWorld : My Fairy Jam Jar", my newest workshop -"Step Into AspergerWorld"
Westbourne Book Exhibition event
Westbourne Aracade, Bournemouth
* Exhibiting book.
Details to be confirmed
27th-28th April 2018
Find out what Katy InvisibleI thinks of my book AspergerWorld so far...
HINT - She’s “loving it!”
If you are lacking time or energy, then you can skip ahead to 3 minutes in to the video, to learn about the InvisibleI Book club and a bit about my Book, and me. To discover what Katy thinks and likes about my Book so far, skip ahead to 5 minutes and 40 seconds into the video.
Soon, we are hoping to host a competition where our social media followers could win a special 'AspergerWorld- InvisibleI' Prize and hopefully Ill go on her channel, to empower understanding about Autism hidden depths / quirks and my Book!
So stay tuned and please follow and Subscribe to Katy InvisibleI because she is awesome and not only a wonderful person, but knowledgable and empowers understanding of Autism, disability and chronic pain too! Subscribe to InvisibleI on the link below:
Discover more about the hidden depths, and quirks, of my Aspergers Syndrome; learn about my new book, and how my book can help you. Here you can see why my book is different, read my blurb, and be inspired by my fantastic reviews from SEN professionals and those with family, and who are interested in Autism. Check out how my Autism Activism has caught media attention, read articles, here.
The Welsh Autism Show-
Where -Aberyswyth, Wales
*Exhibiting my book and Activism
*Delivering a TADTALK Speech.
13th April 2018
PLEASE NOTE: This Video is NOT the InvisibleI official review video of my book
Milestones Trust Autism Celebration Event
*Exhibiting my Book and Activism
28th March 2018
Keep checking back to watch or listen to my latest Media Interviews, using the 'Videos of Volunteering' button links above.
Please note that these interviews and Vlogs are not available yet -but they will be soon! #WatchThisSpace
I attended the World Autism Festival, and won the prestigious world ANCA 'Community Achievement' Award, and am honored to have become a world ambassador with ANCA, Naturally Autistic. I met some incredible Autistic individuals there, and supportive initiatives worldwide.
On this page, you can learn all about these wonderful people, their gifts, talents and Naturally autistic supportive networks...
Discover all about Asperger's Syndromes hidden depths and challenge misconceptions.
Here I write about how Asperger's affects me , the hidden hardships, the quirky gifts of a disability on the Spectrum, and why I see my disability as a gift.
Please Note, there is much more detail, and far more in depth topics, expressed within my book
My Fairy Jam Jar"
"Essential Reading for all those touched by Autism. This beautifully written book is eye opening; every time I learn and understand more about the son I thought I knew so well. I have shed tears of sadness and joy."
Mother of Autistic child
UPDATED : 1 New Inter-National Team Award.
Be inspired by my list of incredible Role Models and learn about their talents, and what they have achieved. Get motivated to take my Positivity Challenge to become a more positive version of your-self.
Learn all about the Awards I have won, and my biggest passion; volunteering.
My name is Joely Colmer and I am a young female with a very special gift; I have a disability called Asperger's Syndrome. Asperger's Syndrome is a gift that hinders me with many hidden hardships but also walks hand in hand with the very things I love most about myself.
Find out all about who I am, and what I do here.
UPDATED: Listen to my latest Radio interview on USA Radio!
Here you can listen my interview with BBC Radio 1, 'Stories from the Autistic Spectrum', a documentary which recently won a national award at 'Autism Uncut' Awards at the National Autistic society awards. Or watch my appearance on USA TV, the BBC's Politics Show, 'Safe Places Scheme' which won a national award, at the 'National Accessible Britain' awards.
The Welsh Autism Show Conference
*Exhibiting my Book and Activism
*Speech in ''Hub 1' Friday at 4pm
28th September 2018
Below are some wonderful Endorsements for my book "AspergerWorld : My Fairy Jam Jar"
written by a world leading Autism expert, Head Speaker at the Houses of Commons and a BBC Producer.
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“A valuable contribution; an inspiring account of how to feel proud of one's autism. Joely explains how to minimise the disability, and reminds us to change our perceptions, to reveal each persons talents”
Prof Simon Baren-Cohen FBA -World Leader in Autism Research
My New Book, is officially published!
"AspergerWorld : My Fairy Jam Jar"