We are a voluntary group based in sheffield which provides information and support to families of adults with aspergers syndrome or other high functioning autism spectrum disorders. We also work with other groups to improve services for asd adults in sheffield and participate in the sheffield adult autism partnership board.
For adults on the autism spectrum and asperger syndrome in sheffield. The sheffield adult asperger group meets on the last thursday of each month (except august and december). The group is open to any person on the spectrum who is interested in learning more about and sharing their experiences of asperger syndrome.
We have links with the sheffield autistic society and we attend the sheffield adult autism partnership board. You can find information about these groups on the sheffield autistic society website. We also have links with acct which supports children (5-12) and teenagers (13-19) with aspergers and their families in sheffield.
The sheffield adult autism and neurodevelopmental service, also known as saans, provides a diagnostic assessment and post-diagnosis support for people with an autistic spectrum disorder (asd) and associated neurodevelopmental disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd).
The sheffield autistic society is a local charity for autistic and asperger people and their families. We provide support and information, and we campaign for a better world for autistic and asperger people in sheffield- children, young persons and adults.
Sheffield asperger parents action group (sapag) are an information and support group for adults and young people who have high functioning autism spectrum disorder as well as their parents, carers, friends and partners.
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В asd can also be referred to as aspergers syndrome, which is a common subtype of autism or asd. The subtype aspergers was recently removed from the dsm-v (the diagnostic manual that psychiatrists use in the usa) and now there is only one diagnosis you can be given autism.
Run in collaboration with the national autistic society, this course offers you an in-depth exploration into theory and practice related to autism and asperger syndrome. The november cohort is taught in london, the june cohort in manchester.
Sheffield adult autism and neurodevelopmental service (saans) offers assessment and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and associated neurodevelopmental conditions. Saans is also able to offer ongoing support around communication and interaction, occupation and activities, sensory processing and a range of psychological therapies.