Marxist. Trade Unionist. Socialist-feminist. Author. Poet. Speaker. Tutor. RMT ex-Exec. Workers' Liberty. Autie. Bi. PUFC fan.

Trade Union Training

Radical training is vital for building a confident, skilled, belligerent rank and file in our workplaces.

Janine designs and delivers training for several trade unions.

 

 

Neurodivergent workers: What is your story?

Submitted by Janine on 6 June 2020 at 10:51

I'm Janine Booth. I'm autistic, and I write and deliver training courses to trade unionists and others about autism and neurodiversity. As part of the courses, we look at real-life case studies of neurodivergent workers' experiences. It is important to use up-to-date case studies, so I am interested in hearing your story.

PCS Disability Matters: 'Become a PCS Neurodiversity Champion'

Submitted by Janine on 12 December 2016 at 19:27

From PCS Disability Matters newsletter, issue 2, 2016

It is increasingly recognised that there are an enormous variety of different ways our human brains are ‘wired’. One of the ways this ‘neurological diversity’ finds expression is in a range of conditions such as those on the autism ‘spectrum’ (Aspergers, dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, AD(H)D, Tourette’s Syndrome and others).