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What support is available?

At CAMHS, we can diagnose and offer help and support with conditions including:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Complex Tic Disorders

How do I get in contact?

If you would like to get in contact with CAMHS about any concerns or questions, contact our single point of access service on 01865 901951. All younger children can be referred by their general practitioner (GP).

 

Useful resources

Further reading

Lucy Willetts

–       Can I tell you about ADHD

–       Can I tell you about Autism

–       Can I tell you About Asperger Syndrome?

Francis Musgrave – The Asperger Children’s Toolkit

These likeable characters guide children with AS through some of the trickiest, stickiest conundrums known to humankind: from anxiety and negative thinking, to sensory overload, emotions, friendship and trust and social situations.

For parents:

The Autism Discussion Page on the core challenges of autism: A Toolbox for helping children with autism feel safe, accepted and competent – Bill Nason

Websites

National Autistic Society

Find out about diagnosing autism (including Asperger syndrome), and the impact on people and their families, and find advice and support on all aspects of life with autism.

Contact a Family

A national charity for families with disabled children. We provide information, advice and support. We bring families together so they can support each other. We campaign to improve their circumstances, and for their right to be included and equal in society.

Bucks Family Information Service

A local website with information on support groups, day’s out and information on different children and young people’s services in Buckinghamshire.

NHS England – Autistic Spectrum Disorder

NHS Choices, advice and guidance around Autism Spectrum Disorder

Apps

Happypic

A facial recognition game aimed to help children recognise emotion.

Last updated: 8 February, 2019