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Autism and Aspergers -Diagnostic Assessment For Adults & Children & Pre-Schoolers (ASD/ASC)

After meeting you for an initial assessment consultation we are able to provide clinical advice and support or a full diagnosis to Adults, Children and Pre-schoolers.

Initial Assessment Consultation Appointment - £175 (Contact Us Here)

 

What do we explore during our ASD diagnostic assessments?

 

  • ASC/ASD - Autistic Spectrum Conditions /Disorder including Aspergers
  • SCD - Social Communication Disorders
  • ADHD/ ADD - *we can support but not diagnose ADHD
  • ODD - Oppositional defiant disorders
  • PDA - pathological demand avoidance

 

Each diagnosis is allocated a Clinical KeyWorker, to provide one point of contact along the journey.

 

Our Multi-Disciplinary Diagnostic Assessment would include the following stages following an initial consultation.

 

After the initial consultation our clinicians' may recommend a full diagnostic assessment which would include the following assessments as required:

 

  • Cognitive Assessment (A)
  • Full Educational Assessment (C)
  • Occupational Therapy Assessment (C) 
  • Sensory Assessment (C), (A), (P)
  • Speech and Language Assessments (C), (A), (P)
  • School, Home or Nursery Observations - if required (C), (P), (P)
  • ADIR - Developmental interview or equiv(C), (A), (P)
  • ADOS - Autistic Diagnostic Observation Schedule or equiv (C), (A), (P)
  • Multidisciplinary Team Diagnostic Formulation (C), (A), (P)
  • Final Report & Feedback Session with your KeyWorker (C), (A), (P)

 

(A) = Adult Assessment

(C) = Child Assessment

(P) = Pre school child

 

Total Cost: From £1500 for Adults, From £2250 for Children, £1600 for Preschool

 

Our reports are incredibly comprehensive, providing Psychology, Occupational therapy/ Sensory processing and Speech & Language assessment guidance to achieve a true Multi-Disciplinary Diagnosis. Each report will include detailed guidance for support and professional recommendations.

 

Following diagnosis our team will also be able to offer the following post-diagnostic support:

 

Adults; One to one support sessions, therapy around specific issues, community engagement and help with social engagement. Anxiety and panic strategies, coping strategies, support with employment, support with college or university, training other professionals on your diagnosis*

 

Children and families; family support sessions, one to one child support sessions, Educating teachers and schools about the diagnosis, social intergration, help with frustrations and behaviour, support with enviromental sensory concerns, help with outbursts and melt downs, communication stratergies. *

 

All of our diagnostic assessments are provided in line with NICE guidelines. These professional guidelines recommend that any diagnosis is differential and formed throught a robust MDT formulation.

 

For more information or to make a referal please see our contact us details.

 

 

*Sessional rates apply