Advances in Autism: Volume 10 Issue 2

Improving international health outcomes in health, education and social aspects of care


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Exploring the presence of a sex-specific phenotype of autism spectrum disorder in a random cohort of males and females: a retrospective case note service audit

Rebecca Day, Luke Simmons, Elizabeth Shade, Jo Jennison, Clare S. Allely, Raja A.S. Mukherjee

Recent research has proposed a specific female phenotype within autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It suggests females exhibit differences in social communication styles with higher…

No “cookie cutter rules”: best practice for social care staff in supporting autistic adults with relationships and sexuality

Claire Bates, Rose Matthews

The purpose of this study is to explore the support needs surrounding intimate relationships and sexuality of autistic adults accessing funded social care in England.

A short-term “behavioural support” service for autistic adults without an intellectual disability: a pilot evaluation

Adam Clifford, Deena Camps

A region’s transforming care partnership identified that autistic adults without an intellectual disability (ID) may be falling through gaps in services when presenting with a…

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