Stress, autism and research: an interview with Richard Mills

Richard Mills is Senior Research Fellow at CASD Bond University, Australia and Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Psychology, University of Bath and was Research Director at Research Autism. Richard kindly agreed to be interviewed for Network Autism when he attended the XI Autism-Europe International Congress hosted by the National Autistic Society in 2016.

In this video Richard discusses his work on stress and autism, approaches for supporting autistic people who experience sensory issues, and depression and the future of autism research.

You can view the full interview or clips of the individual questions below.

Download a PDF transcript of this interview

Individual question clips:

1. Can you tell us how you first became interested in autism?

2. Can you tell us about your current work?

3. What approaches are most appropriate for supporting autistic people who experience sensory issues and depression?

4. Research in autism is constantly evolving, how have you seen it change and what do you hope for the future of autism research?

Date added: 2 February 2017