ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorders)

  • Emeritus Professor Jim Stevenson

    A digest of the published work of Michael Rutter

    A digest of the published work of Michael Rutter by Jim Stevenson, Emeritus Professor of Developmental Psychopathology, University of Southampton. Revised December 2021

    Read more
  • Portrait,Of,Teenage,African-american,Girl,Sitting,At,Desk,In,School

    Emanuel Miller International Conference 2022 – Changing perspectives in neurodevelopmental disorders

    Confirmed speakers include; Professor Simon Baron-Cohen, Professor Sue Fletcher-Watson, Professor Edmund Sonuga-Barke, Professor Anita Thapar, Professor Jan Buitelaar, and a lived experience view from a young person’s perspective.

    Event type
    Emanuel Miller International Conference
    Location
    Online
    Read more
  • Neurodevelopmental series

    ‘NDC Learning Series’ – Wellbeing, feeding, and sleep recording

    We were delighted to welcome Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian, Dr. Vicki Ford, and Dr. Charlie Tyack to discuss ‘Wellbeing, feeding, and sleep’. The Chair of this session was Dr. Max Davie.

    Read more
  • JCPP Editorial: Volume 62, Issue 11, November 2021

    Editorial: The new genetics of autism by Barbara Franke, Eric Fombonne, Angelica Ronald

    Read more
  • Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry (JCPP)

    JCPP Special Issue: Genetics & Genomics of Autism Spectrum Disorders

    ACAMH proudly to presents the JCPP November 2021 Special Issue on ‘Genetics and Genomics of Autism Spectrum Disorders’ edited by Professor Barbara Franke, Dr. Eric Fombonne, and Professor Angelica Ronald.

    Read more
  • rd-bridge-autistic-girls-talk-differently

    Do autistic girls talk differently about social groups?

    New data, published in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, suggest that pronoun use during natural conversation might inform us about clinically meaningful social function.

    Read more
  • rd-bridge-autistic-girls-better-comms-skills

    Do autistic girls have better communication and interaction skills than autistic boys?

    There is ongoing debate as to whether autism spectrum disorder (ASD) differentially affects males and females. Several meta-analyses have found little difference between males and females with ASD in terms of social communication and interaction skills. However, such analyses have often relied on diagnostic instruments such as the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition 2 that may not be sensitive to how autism presents in females. What’s more, many have been based on global scores, that reflect overall social communication and interaction skills, which could miss subtler differences in specific domains.

    Read more
  • Autism and Eating Disorders – CAMHS Campfire recording

    For this session we welcomed Dr. Francesca Solmi (pic), UCL, and Dr. Lisa Dinkler, Karolinska Institutet to discuss papers on Autism and Eating Disorders.

    Read more
  • Neurodevelopmental series

    ‘NDC Learning Series’ – NDCs in schools

    This is the fourth of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs). We are delighted to welcome Dr. James Galpin with a session that will focus on ‘NDCs in schools’. The Chair of this session is Dr. Mark Lovell. 

    Event type
    Special Interest Group (SIG)
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
    Read more
  • Neurodevelopmental series

    ‘NDC Learning Series’ – Behaviour that challenges

    Booking are closed. This is the third of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs). We are delighted to welcome Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Steph Carr, with a session that will focus on ‘Behaviour that challenges’. The Chair for this session is Dr. Max Davie.

    Location
    LIVE STREAM
    Read more