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Welcome to the Research Autism website

Research Autism is the only UK charity exclusively dedicated to research into interventions in autism. We carry out high quality, independent research into new and existing health, education, social and other interventions. Our goal is the improvement of quality of life and outlook for people on the autism spectrum and those around them.


Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Definitions, diagnosis, issues, services, treatments, research, useful links

Children and Young People on the Autism Spectrum

Definitions, diagnosis, issues, services, treatments, research, useful links


Our descriptions and evaluations of 100 plus commonly used treatments and therapies for autism based on the scientific evidence


Common issues and problems facing autistic people, along with evidence-based strategies for tackling those issues

Autism and Learning Disabilities: Lessons from Research, Policy and Practice

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Online Q&A on GPs

Dr Carole Buckley, 1 April 2014, 12.30-1.30pm.

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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 also provides information about the issues facing autistic individuals and a wide range of interventions used to manage autism and co-occurring conditions.

What People Say about this Website

‘Having autism myself and having children with autism this site is most refreshing, it’s up to date info, on all aspects of ASD highly recommended by myself and recommended on my autism forum, a first stop for newly diagnosed individuals/parents and us veterans’. Shell Spectrum. Have Your Say/Read More Feedback

Last Updated : 28/03/2014
Next Review : 28/03/2017
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