Sources of Information
To the right of this page you will find links to useful websites, as well as a range of documents which may be helpful.
For further information on service provision for children with Special Education Needs and Disabilities Please see the SEND website:
CFHD Signpost Plus offer up to date information regarding support available in your area: https://childrenandfamilyhealthdevon.nhs.uk/signpostplus
The Specialist Autism Assessment Team’s resources including leaflets and short videos about a range of topics that may be affecting children/young people and their families: https://childrenandfamilyhealthdevon.nhs.uk/autistic-spectrum-disorder and www.facebook.com/CFHDAutism
There are many resources that have been produced by other CFHD services that can also be found on our website https://childrenandfamilyhealthdevon.nhs.uk including:
- Speech and Language Therapy for advice about understanding
and using language.
- Occupational Therapy for advice and information regarding sensory differences, organisational skills and other functional activities
- Learning Disability Team for information about sleep and behaviour
- CAMHS for advice regarding mental health needs
We have developed a range of videos on specific topics to help you understand and support your child.
Recognising ASD – A Guide for Professionals
Supporting your Child through COVID-19
Communication Differences in Autism
My Child has Received a Diagnosis
One Minute Guides
We have also developed a range of One Minute Guides, on specific topics.
Devon Autism Resources and Contacts
Girls and Autism – Flying Under the Radar
Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
Sleep – A Guide for Parents and Carers
Anxiety – A Guide for Parents and Carers