The Autistic Satisfaction with Care Holistic Interview (ASCHI)

In order to learn more about the experiences of older autistic adults who live in residential care, we co-created an interview schedule called the Autism Satisfaction with Care Holistic Interview (ASCHI). We worked with autistic people, their families and allies, researchers, service providers and clinicians to co-create this interview. This involved finding out about what…

Autism – a new book by Sue Fletcher-Watson & Francesca Happé

  We’re delighted to share details of this new (published February 2019) book, jointly written by me, Sue Fletcher-Watson and Professor Francesca Happé of King’s College London. About the Book: Here’s the official blurb: This new edition of Happé’s best-selling textbook provides a concise overview of contemporary psychological theories about autism. Using a ‘levels of…

Autism & Technology Parent Survey

We have published a new article reporting on parents’ views of technology use by autistic people at home. The paper is free to download from this link and you can cite the paper as: Laurie, M. H., Warreyn, P., Uriarte, B. V., Boonen, C. & Fletcher-Watson, S. (2018). An International Survey of Parental Attitudes to Technology Use…

Click-East family reports

These reports provide summaries of the Click-East trial from the start, middle and end of the study. They were originally written for families taking part and for the people who helped us recruit to the trial. You can download them here: ClickEast Newsletter October 2012 ClickEast Newsletter April 2013 ClickEast Newsletter Sep 2013

Autism on Screen

DART researchers recently collaborated on a project investigating the accuracy of portrayals of autism on TV and film. The final article in Psychiatry Research is available here and we also wrote a letter to the editor on the topic, now published in Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders You can also see the perspective of…