National Centre for High Functioning Autism - Resources

Below is a listed of resources relevant to supporting a young person with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Charities and organisations

National Autistic Society (NAS)

The NAS is UK’s leading charity for autistic people (including those with Asperger syndrome) and their families. They provide information, support and pioneering services, and campaign for a better world for autistic people.

Autism Education Trust (AET) 

The AET is a partnership focused on improving the education of children and young people with autism. The AET develops and delivers a range of training and materials to assist children and young people with autism in educational settings.


How to live with autism and asperger syndrome: Practical strategies for parents and professionals
by Barry Wright

The ASD workbook: Understanding your autism spectrum disorder
by Penny Kershaw

Autism spectrum disorder and the transition into secondary school
by Marianna Murin, Josselyn Hellriegel and Will Mandy

The hidden world of autism: Writing and art by children with high-functioning autism
by Rebecca Chilvers

The independent woman's handbook for super safe living on the autistic spectrum
by Robyn Steward

The complete guide to asperger's syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder)
by Tony Attwood

Asperger's and girls
by Tony Attwood