What is autism? -An animated and interactive resource from Scottish Autism which gives people an insight into the daily challenges faced by those on the autism spectrum, Video format developed by Project Ability
The Triad and Sensory Issues Advanced Training Materials:E-learning materials commissioned in response to a Government recommendation, following the Lamb Inquiry (2009). They are designed to support teachers in mainstream schools who wish to gain advanced and specialist skills. This unit looks at the key characteristics of autism.
FURTHER READING and REFERENCES
Roth, L. (2010) The Autism Spectrum in the 21st Century. London: Jessica Kingsley
Gould J and Ashton Smith J, Women and girls on the autism spectrum; Good Autism Practice, May 2011
Baron-Cohen, S. (2006) The hypersystemizing, assortative mating theory of autism. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, Vol 30
Baron-Cohen, S. (2009) The Empathising-Sysytemizing Theory. Cognitive Neuroscience, Vol. 1156
Golan, O, Baron-Cohen, S and Ashwin, E (2009) Can emotion recognition be taught to children with Autism Spectrum Conditions? Phil.Trans. R. Soc, Vol 364