Autism Helpsheets

The Options Clinical Team have created a series of help sheets offering advice and guidance for parents and carers who look after children, young people and adults with autism.  Read more by clicking the links below and please feel free to forward this information to anyone who you feel will benefit from it.

If you would like us to cover any particular subjects around autism in future editions then please let us know by emailing [email protected]

Mealtime Indepenence

Art Therapy

Pathological Demand Avoidance

Looking after Teeth

 Clinical Roles

Preparing for Appointments


Mental Capacity Act

Total Communication

Food Challenges

Positive Behaviour

Autism Friendly Christmas’

Autism Friendly Holidays

Supporting Siblings


Women’s Health

Emotions & Behaviour

Supporting Visits to the Dentist