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National services

Adult services

National services

Adult services

National services

Adult services

National services

Adult services

National Autism Unit (inpatients)


  • Assessment of problems and clarification of diagnosis
  • Formulation of challenging behaviour
  • Rationalisation of medication and autism sensitive prescribing
  • Detailed neuropsychological assessment
  • Community integration
  • Individual and group psychotherapy
  • Cognitive bevavioural therapy (CBT) adapted for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
  • Sensory integration approaches
  • Occupational therapy (for the development of independent living skills and social inclusion)
  • Social skills, anger management, employment and job seeking groups
  • Adult education, computing, aikido, relaxation, gardening, paid groups, physical exercise with trained gym instructors, voluntary work
  • Risk assessment
  • Family therapy and family support group