Autism, Sexuality and Gender Dysphoria

autism sexuality

QSN is delighted to welcome Dr Wenn Lawson for a talk on autism, sexuality and gender dysphoria. He will offer research findings, personal anecdotes and strategies on understanding and coping with how autism affects experiences of sexuality and gender, with a focus on the high instances of gender dysphoria within the autism population.

All are welcome! 

The room is fully accessible but please email in advance if you have any specific requirements. 

The event will be followed by an informal meet-up for members of the LGBTQIA+ community on the autism spectrum. Details will be posted in advance on Facebook

Dr Wenn Lawson is a well-respected and highly knowledgeable expert on autism. He combines his lived experience insights with professional knowledge ranging from First Class Honours in Social Work to a Doctorate in Psychology. Wenn has been public speaking for more than twenty years and published his first book on autism, "Life Behind Glass", in 1998. There have been a further fifteen books to date since then.


Queer Studies Network

Audience: Open to all