My company is called "Speaking Literally". This name was chosen because one of the well-known identifying characteristics of someone with Asperger’s is that they have a tendency to take literal meanings from statements.

I do presentations and workshops to raise the profile of Asperger’s Syndrome and to enhance the skill base of professionals who seek to offer support.

My company has been recognised and supported by The Prince’s Scottish Youth Business Trust ( and the Firstport Social Entrepreneurs Fund (