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Welcome to the 21andsensory Podcast! My name is Emily and I have Sensory Processing Disorder and I’m Autistic. I'm a Graphic Designer, Illustrator and Podcaster in the UK.

This podcast is a mixture of me rambling about all things sensory and Autism related and chatting to some super lovely neurodiverse guests from all walks of life.

I’ve spoken to some fab Authors, Actors, Influencers, Illustrators, Artists, Comedians, TikTokers, Educators, Activists, Writers, Speakers, Producers, YouTubers, Podcasters, Sports Teams and even my own family!

Follow @21andsensory on Instagram for more content.

21andsensory Podcast Emily @21andsensory

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Welcome to the 21andsensory Podcast! My name is Emily and I have Sensory Processing Disorder and I’m Autistic. I'm a Graphic Designer, Illustrator and Podcaster in the UK.

This podcast is a mixture of me rambling about all things sensory and Autism related and chatting to some super lovely neurodiverse guests from all walks of life.

I’ve spoken to some fab Authors, Actors, Influencers, Illustrators, Artists, Comedians, TikTokers, Educators, Activists, Writers, Speakers, Producers, YouTubers, Podcasters, Sports Teams and even my own family!

Follow @21andsensory on Instagram for more content.

    Episode 83: Special guest: Charli Clement, Activist, Speaker, Writer & Creator

    Episode 83: Special guest: Charli Clement, Activist, Speaker, Writer & Creator

    On today's episode I have the lovely Charli Clement as my special guest. Charli is an activist, speaker, writer, creator and lived experience expert. They are proudly autistic, ADHD, dyspraxic, and chronically ill, and particularly passionate about discussing the intersections of these conditions.

    Charli works with the NHS and other organisations around psychiatric inpatient care, human rights and autism. Charli’s first non-fiction book around autism and chronic illness was published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in December 2023 and is called ‘All Tangled Up in Autism and Chronic Illness: A guide to navigating multiple conditions'

    Charli has previously been a keynote speaker for the British Medical Association and given talks to NHS boards and staff, universities, city councils amongst others. They have also had bylines in outlets such as the Independent, the Metro, the Daily Mirror and VICE.



    Charli's links:

    linktr.ee/charliclement_



    My 21andsensory links: 


    @21andsensory on Instagram: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.instagram.com/21andsensory
    @21andsensory on TikTok: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.tiktok.com/@21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory on YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.youtube.com/c/21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory Blog: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠21andsensory.wordpress.com⁠⁠
    @21andsensory on Twitter: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠twitter.com/21andsensory⁠

    • 58 min
    Episode 82: Special guest: Emily Katy, Blogger, Author and Advocate

    Episode 82: Special guest: Emily Katy, Blogger, Author and Advocate

    On today's episode I have the lovely Emily Katy on as my special guest, who you might know from social media as @itsemilykaty.

    Emily was previously on episode 51 of the 21andsensory podcast but I shall of course reintroduce her...

    Emily is an autistic woman with ADHD and OCD. She is a blogger, author and advocate, and works with neurodivergent children and young people.

    Emily is a Trustee for the Autistic Girls Network and Former youth participation council member and Former Public Governor for her NHS Trust. She is also a #NotAloneTalk Host on Twitter. Emily has given talks in many different health settings and written many articles on her own experiences.

    So listeners might be thinking - oh Emily Katy is back on your podcast?! But that’s because Emily has some very exciting news - she is now a published book author!

    Buy Girl Unmasked here: linktr.ee/girlunmasked

    Twitter: twitter.com/ItsEmilyKaty

    Instagram: instagram.com/itsemilykaty

    www.authenticallyemily.uk

    • 45 min
    Episode 81: Special guest: Rachel Charlton-Dailey (Writer, editor, author & activist)

    Episode 81: Special guest: Rachel Charlton-Dailey (Writer, editor, author & activist)

    On todays episode my special guest is the lovely Rachel Charlton-Dailey. Rachel is an is an award-winning disabled editor, journalist, activist and more recently author!

    Rachel is a disability rights columnist for The Daily Mirror where she guest edited the series Disabled Britain. Rachel writes mainly about disability and women’s rights and her work has featured in publications such as HuffPost, The Guardian, Glamour and The Big Issue. Her specialisms are political issues affecting disabled people, disability in the media and the gender health gap.

    Her first book Ruby Hastings Writes Her Own Story was published by Collins Big Cat on January 8th! When Rachel isn’t writing, she can be found walking her sausage dog, Rusty (which OF COURSE we chat about!)



    Rachel’s Links:


    Buy ‘Ruby Hasting's Writes Her Own Story’: Buy my book! | Instagram | Linktree
    Disabled Britain: Disabled Britain: Doing It For Ourselves - Latest news, pictures & videos - The Mirror
    Rachel’s Twitter: Rachel Charlton-Dailey (@RachelCDailey) on X
    Rachel’s Instagram: Rachel Charlton-Dailey (@rachelcdailey) • Instagram photos and videos
    Rachel’s website/portfolio: Rachel Charlton-Dailey



    Ghosts articles Rachel wrote!


    Ghosts: Celebrating a British Comedy Breakout Success whynow
    https://www.digitalspy.com/tv/a46186848/ghosts-ending-christmas-special-review/
    Ghosts star Ben Willbond on show's devastating Christmas finale
    Why Ghosts means so much to LGBTQ+ and neurodivergent fans

    We mentioned:


    Disabled and proud podcast: Disabled & Proud Podcast (@disabledandproudpodcast) • Instagram photos and videos
    Fab mobility aids: https://www.neo-walk.com/

    My 21andsensory links:   


    @21andsensory on Instagram: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.instagram.com/21andsensory⁠
    @21andsensory on TikTok: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.tiktok.com/@21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory on YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.youtube.com/c/21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory Blog: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠21andsensory.wordpress.com⁠⁠
    @21andsensory on Twitter: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠twitter.com/21andsensory⁠

    • 1 hr 34 min
    Episode 80: Special guest: My sister is back for a catch-up!

    Episode 80: Special guest: My sister is back for a catch-up!

    We last had a chat (a recorded chat - I speak to her outside the pod!) on Episode 35 in April 2021...but she’s back again for a catch-up…it’s my sister!

    Our previous chat here in case you missed it!

    We chat about:

    - Her life since 2021 and her career moves

    - The training and studying she has already done and  what she hasn’t had the opportunity to do…

    - The education system in the UK and working in both mainstream and specialist schools

    - Children-centred learning and how important this is

    - Studying a Masters and what that has entailed

    - Where she’d love to work next!

    My sisters TES shop link

    Teacher stat that was mentioned:
    'Third of England's teachers who qualified in last decade 'have left profession' 
    'Nearly a third of teachers who qualified in the last decade have since left the profession, according to Labour analysis that has been released as the party attempts to shift the political focus on to education'

    (The Guardian, Jan 2023)
    Article here.



    My 21andsensory links:  


    @21andsensory on Instagram: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.instagram.com/21andsensory⁠
    @21andsensory on TikTok: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.tiktok.com/@21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory on YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.youtube.com/c/21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory Blog: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠21andsensory.wordpress.com⁠⁠
    @21andsensory on Twitter: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠twitter.com/21andsensory⁠

    • 56 min
    Episode 79: A huge 2023 round-up with Emily!

    Episode 79: A huge 2023 round-up with Emily!

    Grab a hot drink and a snack because it's time for a huge 2023 catch-up episode with Emily! 
    Things I cover:

    Podcast guests I've had on this year - a recap
    My podcaster Spotify wrapped stats!
    Q&A segment - answered questions from my Instagram stories
    A life update
    Books I've read this year


    Things I mentioned:

    Lego succulent: https://www.lego.com/en-gb/product/succulents-10309
    Lego succulent light kit: https://www.lightmybricks.co.uk/products/lego-succulents-10309-light-kit
    My Tangle video: (Gifted)


    My 21andsensory links:  

    @21andsensory on Instagram: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.instagram.com/21andsensory⁠
    @21andsensory on TikTok: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.tiktok.com/@21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory on YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠www.youtube.com/c/21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory Blog: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠21andsensory.wordpress.com⁠⁠
    @21andsensory on Twitter: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠twitter.com/21andsensory⁠

    • 53 min
    Episode 78: Special Guest, Courn Ahn (Illustrator and Designer, @candy.courn)

    Episode 78: Special Guest, Courn Ahn (Illustrator and Designer, @candy.courn)

    Today I have the wonderful Courn Ahn on as my special guest. Courn is a Queer Autistic Korean-American Illustrator and Designer. Their work depicts social justice, antiracism, and all things activism and they have over 5 years experience in the creative industry.

    You may know Courn through @candy.courn on TikTok and Instagram with their wonderful series of videos all about navigating life as an autistic asian ace with video topics including their special interests, home interior design and all things art and design!



    Courn's links:


    Courn's Special Interest Instagram (home, autism, art, etc): https://www.instagram.com/candy.courn
    Courn's Design and Illustration Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/courtneyahndesign
    TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@candycourn
    Website: https://www.courtneyahndesign.com
    Shop: https://www.courtneyahndesign.com/shop
    Books: https://akidsco.com/products/a-little-book-about-activism



    My 21andsensory links: 


    @21andsensory on Instagram: ⁠⁠⁠⁠www.instagram.com/21andsensory
    @21andsensory on TikTok: ⁠⁠⁠⁠www.tiktok.com/@21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory on YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠www.youtube.com/c/21andsensory⁠⁠⁠⁠
    21andsensory Blog: ⁠⁠⁠⁠21andsensory.wordpress.com⁠
    @21andsensory on Twitter: ⁠⁠⁠⁠twitter.com/21andsensory⁠

    • 58 min

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