THE BLOG

What is it like to Parent an Autistic Child?

By Professor Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett Being autistic brings both gifts and challenges. For example, we have often noticed that a dash of genius is within autism, manifesting…

Can CBT be Helpful for Autistic Adults? Part 2

By Professor Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett There is considerable research which confirms a high level of psychiatric conditions co-occurring with autism, for example, Lever & Guerts (2016) found…

Can CBT be Helpful for Autistic Adults? Part 1

By Professor Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett There is considerable research which confirms that a high level of psychiatric conditions co-occur with autism, for example, Lever & Guerts (2016)…

Ageing and Autism

By Professor Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett Over the last decade we have seen an increasing number of mature adults seeking confirmation of autism in their developmental history and…

Signs of Autism When First Meeting a Client

By Prof Tony Attwood & Dr Michelle Garnett Introduction This blog is for clinicians, therapists, and counsellors to help identify the characteristics of autism in a client who has not previously…