Understanding Girls on the Spectrum

By Professor Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett Many women on the autism spectrum deliberated about whether or not they should seek a formal diagnosis, weighing up the potential costs…

What Exactly Is Camouflaging?

By Professor Tony Attwood & Dr Michelle Garnett Until recently, the gender ratio for autism was estimated as four boys for each girl. However, clinicians are increasingly receiving referrals for…

How Playing Minecraft Can Help Social Skills

By Luke Blackwood, Registered Psychologist Minecraft is an open world video game that has become popular amongst children and adolescents, particularly neurodiverse youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Minecraft is…