Social Communication & Autism Spectrum Service - resources
Below is a listed of resources relevant to supporting a young person diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Here is some information about autism that we have compiled for parents whose child or young person has recently been diagnosed. We hope you find it helpful.
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.
Ambitious about Autism What is autism? Young people explain
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