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ASD and Managing Interviews

Managing Interviews Introduction Job interviews can be stressful for everyone but even more so for people wilt ASD who can find social interactions both stressful and confusing. A large group of people with ASD are unemployment due to challenges presented by applying for a job,…

ASD and Sensory

Introduction to Sensory processing   WHAT IS SENSORY PROCESSING? Sensory processing refers to how we use the information provided by all of the senses within our body and from our environments, how we interpret this information and respond to it. All the information is received,…

ASD Behaviour support

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOUR What is Behaviour That Challenges? ‘Challenging behaviour’ is how we classify a range of behaviours which some children and young people with autism may display to get needs met. Behaviours might be things like: Hurting others (e.g. hair pulling, hitting, head-butting) Self-injury…

ASD Diagnosis

ASD DIAGNOSIS IN GREENWICH   WHAT IS AUTISM? https://www.autism.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/what-is-autism?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIoe7W8rzx7wIVk_uyCh39WARDEAAYAyAAEgIBU_D_BwE Autism is a lifelong developmental disability which affects how people communicate and interact with the world. One in 100 people are on the autism spectrum and there are around 700,000 autistic adults and children in the…

ASD Provision

The Royal Borough of Greenwich has a range of specialist provision for children and young people with an ASD, including:   1.    The ASD Outreach Service   The ASD Outreach Service supports both mainstream schools and families to ensure that children with autistic spectrum disorders…

COVID 19-Coronavirus Info for families of children with SEND

COVID -19  and Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) This initial list produced by the Government includes SEND resources that have been developed with a focus on accessibility and inclusivity and is based on the recommendations of: trusted organisations charities multi-academy trusts special education headteachers…

Discussing Diagnosis

Does your child know about Autism? Are you considering tell them about their diagnosis? There are many resources available to support discussion about Autism with children of all ages. This should be a positive experience for both the child and the parent/ carer. The National…

Early Years SEND Keyworker (0-3) - additional resources and information

Some parents need a helping hand to find the right care for their child who may have complex disabilities. Children aged between birth - 3 years who have complex disabilities, may be entitled to receive our support to arrange and coordinate services across health and…

How to access the ASD Outreach service

  1. HOW DO YOU GET IN TOUCH WITH US?   The ASD Outreach team are based at Kings Park School: Newhaven School – King’s Park Campus Eltham Palace Road, Eltham, LONDON SE9 5LX   Telephone: 0208 921 3311 E mail: ASD-Outreach@royalgreenwich.gov.uk   2. WHO CAN…

Post-16 and Autism Spectrum Disorder

POST 16 and ASD Post 16 in Royal Greenwich   Do I need to carry on with my studies now I am 16 years old? The law says that you must stay in education or training until you are 18. When you turn 16 you…