Autism Toolbox a resource for Scottish Schools

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WEBSITES

Education Scotland:  Sexual Health, Relationships and Parenthood for young people on the autism spectrum 

 BBC Science -  for factual, visual, some interactive information about the human body

RESOURCES AND FURTHER READING

Clothes box –   Which body part does each item cover.(eg what body parts are under your trousers)

Boys – Check out the bare facts and all the hairy bits (NHS)
Girls -  Check out the bare facts and all the hairy bits (NHS)
Boys – Ready, Steady, Change (NHS)
Girls – All Change (NHS)

Sexual Health Workbook(ASN) - Forth VAllEy NHS

4YOU (from Family Planning Association)

All about us CD Rom (from Family Planning Association) Sections on  Understanding Boys’/Girls’ Bodies

Taking care of myself; A Hygiene, Puberty and Personal Curriculum for Young People with Autism,  Mary Wrobel  This book was specifically designed to address the health and safety needs of students aged five and up with autism spectrum disorders. Through a unique combination of social stories and easy-to-understand activities, Taking Care of Myself will reduce the fear and confusion surrounding issues of health, hygiene, puberty and more. 

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