This course has been designed to support psychological work with adults with autism. This includes psychological asessment, formulation and treatment, but also covers areas such as training and consultation. It includes information about mental health difficulties experienced by people with autism.
It is designed for those with some understanding of autism to develop knowledge and skills for working with adults with autism experiencing psychological and mental health problems. These may include practitioner psychologists and psychological therapists, for example counsellors, CBT therapists, and IAPT workers who may be required to offer psychological support to adults with autism.
If you have little or no prior knowledge of autism is is advised that you complete the first two modules in this series: Building awareness of adult autism
and Supporting adults with autism.
This course was available free to members and non-members of the Society until Monday 30 April 2012.