Autism Spectrum Disorders

A systematic PRISMA review of individuals with autism spectrum disorder in secure psychiatric care: prevalence, treatment, risk assessment and other clinical considerations – 2018

Purpose Patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) present with specific assessment, specific difficulties, needs and therapeutic issues and therefore are a challenging group for forensic services. Given the challenge that individuals with ASD present to forensic services, the suggested increase

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Autism and employment: What works [2019]

Highlights • Those with autism were more likely to indicate employment enablers consistent with. • The physical occupational environment. • Circumstances that limited contact with others. • Intervention might target inclusive organizations with a diversity climate. Abstract Introduction People with

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Autistic spectrum disorder without intellectual impairment in adult mental health services – fostering new perspectives and enhancing existing services [2018]

Autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neuro-developmental disability with multi-systemic impacts. Individuals with ASD without intellectual impairment (DSM-V) or Aspergers (DSM-IV) are often particularly vulnerable to mental health problems such as anxiety disorders including social phobia and generalised anxiety disorder,

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Impact of training in Autism on inclusive practices [2019]

Purpose The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the impact of training on educational staff attitudes, sentiments, concerns and efficacy in providing support for children with Autism in mainstream settings. Design/methodology/approach The investigation adopted a pre-test/post-test, quasi-experimental, within-subject research

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