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Read case studies written by professionals working in autism. Find out what others have done, what works and what the challenges have been. Find out how you can contribute and share your work.

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Support for autistic people in the criminal justice system

In this article Dr Colin Dale, Chief Executive of Caring Solutions (UK) Ltd, and Brenda Crossley, an Associate of Caring Solutions (UK) Ltd, discuss the support available for autistic people in the...

Transitioning from education to employment

In this article Graham Quinn, Executive Principal of the New Bridge Group, describes how they support young people in the transition from education to employment. Graham outlines the various projects...

Pre-school to primary transitions for autistic children

In this article Jacky Wyatt, a Reception Teacher in a mainstream primary school, gives us her advice on the transition to primary school for autistic children. Jacky won an award this year for...

The first day of school!

In this article Victoria Hatton, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Inclusion Teacher in a mainstream secondary school, explores how to support children and young people with autism on their first day of...

Why is occupational therapy important for autistic children?

In this article Corinna Laurie, specialist occupational therapist consulting at the NAS Helen Allison School and director of Evolve Childrens's Therapy Services Ltd, explains what occupation therapy...

A school without noise

In this article, Tony Sullivan, managing director of Academy21, discusses how attending an online school can provide a solution for children struggling in a mainstream classroom environment. Tony...

Making NHS hospitals more accessible to people with autism

In this article, Christine Flintoft-Smith, Senior Accreditation Officer at the National Autistic Society, gives a brief outline of a year long collaborative project between the NAS Autism...

Using the SPELL Framework to support best practice and partnership when working with children with autism

In this article, Geoff Evans, Head of Autism Practice at The Options Group and Nneamaka Ekebuisi, Assistant Psychologist, Kinsale School, explain how they have implemented the SPELL framework to...

CBT-based groups for women on the autistic spectrum

In this article Dr Sarah Blainey, clinical psychologist at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, and Debbie Spain, NIHR clinical doctoral research fellow at Kings College London, give an...

Study into self-injurious behaviour in children with autism

In this article Phil Evans, Ask autism consultant for the National Autistic Society, writes about a study into self-injurious behaviour in children with autism. The study looked into possible...

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