Scott Neilson (Autistically Scott)

Positive Role Model Award

Positive Role Model Award for Disability: Sponsor - OVO Group

Nominee Profile

Location: North Lanarkshire
Scott is an Autistic Trainer, Mentor and Consultant based in Lanarkshire, Scotland. They are dedicated to creating a world where Autistic people can thrive Autistically. Scott has several years of professional experience in supporting Autistic people, their families and delivering training. They now do this independently under the trade name ‘Autistically Scott’.

Scott regularly collaborates with various other Autistic professionals and is passionate about helping community members feel valued and included. They are also co-author of the book "Creating Safe Spaces for Autistic People" with Laura Hellfeld.