About the Author

Amanda Lenehan is a mother of three, one of whom was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at twenty-three months of age. Amanda wrote and illustrated ‘Peeking into Type 1 Diabetes’ after her son commenced school, as she was unable to find something that describes describes Type 1 in a simple manner for pre-school and primary school aged children.  Amanda is a Peer Support Mentor and fundraiser for JDRF Australia. She is also a passionate advocate for the Type 1 community.

The clinical information in this book is supported by Fiona Scott– Diabetes Educator, Jess O’Shannassy– Diabetes Educator and Dr Chris Cooper– Paediatrician. Barwon Health Bellarine Street Geelong Australia.