NICE quick guide assessment and diagnosis of autism

Assessment and diagnosis of autism: what to expect
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NICE new quick guide 'Assessment and diagnosis of autism: what to expect' is based on NICE 'Autism spectrum disorder in under 19s' guideline.

More than 1 in 100 people are autistic. This affects people in different ways. It can bring strengths but also some challenges that can impact on how comfortable, healthy and happy you feel. Getting the reight disgnosis and support is important.

Produced for young people of secondary school age and their families, the quick guide talks about what to expect before, during and after an autism assessment.

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