Welcome to Research Autism

Research Autism is the only UK charity dedicated to the promotion of high-quality research into autism treatments, therapies and other approaches. We are independent. We carry out our own research and also provide impartial information about autism approaches and research conducted by others. This site meets the requirements of the NHS Information standard, which confirms the scientific rigour that is applied to all content and opinion. Our vision is of a world in which people with autism are no longer excluded, and where they and their families are able to enjoy a good quality of life.


Front cover of Choosing Autism Interventions: A Research-Based GuideChoosing Autism Interventions: A Research-Based Guide

Are you confused about treatments and therapies for autism? Are you looking for an unbiased guide?

This book provides an accessible, evidence-based overview of the most commonly used interventions for children and adults on the autism spectrum.

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About This Website

This website is aimed at anyone with an interest in autism. This includes people on the autism spectrum, parents and carers, service providers and policy makers.

This website provides up-to-date, scientifically reliable information about autism. It provides information about some of the issues, problems and challenges facing individuals on the autism spectrum. It also provides information about a wide range of treatments, therapies and services used to help them.

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