Wendy Baxter, a mother with an Applied Science background, became a swim teacher at 52 and now runs a private pool teaching 50 neurodiverse children weekly, implementing Autism Swim-approved methods for inclusive learning.
True inclusion means believing that every person can achieve their full potential. Using the social model of the term ‘disability’ allows us to see barriers as problems that can be solved.
Surfing in particular can have added benefits for those who are neurodiverse that you might not know about!