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About autism

Autism affects how a person communicates and experiences the world. People with autism can experience difficulties with communication and/or sensory processing.

It affects each person differently and is therefore often described as a spectrum. The following pages contain information about autism, from diagnosis to behaviour and from communication to education.

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