Autism Resources and Information
Author: Owen Jones
Date published: June 2018
Date to review: June 2019
National Autism Information and Guidance
Key Resource for GPs - Royal College of General Practitioners E-Learning
The Autism in General Practice course enables GPs to improve the care they and their practice provide for patients with autism and helps to understand the challenges that people with autism face on a daily basis.
RCNI (Royal College of Nursing) Autism Resource Centre
The Department of Health funded a series of online training resources and booklets to increase awareness and understanding of Autism across all public services.
Essential Guide- Developing Specialist Skills in Autism Practice
Developed by Sheffield Hallam University’s Centre for Leadership
NICE Autism Guidelines and Resources
Considerable resources and guidelines from NICE, including interactive flowcharts for ASD, information for the public, clinical audit and service development guides.
Skills for Care and Skills for Health-Skills and Knowledge List
Developed to help improve awareness of autism and skills among workers in generic health and social care services. How has your team prepared/adapted the skills needed for working with people with Autism?
Social Care Institute for Excellence- Autism Resources
National Autistic Society
The National Autistic Society website provides increased awareness and understanding of Autism. It also details some of the examples of autism awareness training that currently exist. http://www.autism.org.uk/