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ASD Resources for Parents


Please see below for additional resources for mental health:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1HQKB2txgY – Autism – How My Unstoppable Mother Proved the Experts Wrong: Chris Varney at TEDxMelbourne

http://www.tonyattwood.com.au/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=79:the-discovery-of-aspie-criteria&catid=45:archived-resource-papers&Itemid=181 – Written material by Tony Attwood looking at the positive aspects

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKzWbDPisNk – Girls and Women and Autism: What’s the difference? – Sarah Hendrickx – equally applicable to males

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-Ifwh2QcE8 – Social and Personal Relationships on the Autism Spectrum – Sarah Hendrickx

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ki_YQCDIKfU – Axia ASD April 2019 PDSG Presentation – Atypically Autistic ‘You don’t look autistic to me’ with Sarah Hendrickx – audio and slides from a recent presentation given by Sarah Hendrickx

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OHnDIMTCbo – Part 1 – Making Friends Strategies to improve social understanding and friendship skills

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z88z_NbfvWo – Part 2 – Strategies to reduce being bullied and teased

The links below are for some neurodiverse condition charities.

https://dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk/

https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/

https://www.adhdfoundation.org.uk/

 

A recommended self help guide:

https://www.jkp.com/uk/exploring-depression-and-beating-the-blues-1.html 

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