Mental health

This page provides information about specialist training materials designed for Mental health professionals (Community mental health teams, Psychiatrists, Psychological therapists) that will enable to improve the care and practice they provide for patients with autism.

 

Introduction to CBT

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This training workshop delivered by the Royal College of Psychiatrists provides an introduction to the principles and practice of cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT). Read more »

Managing Anxiety

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This training workshop delivered by the Royal College of Psychiatrists training in cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) for problems such as generalised anxiety, panic disorder and phobias. Read more »

Managing Depression

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This training workshop delivered by the Royal College of Psychiatrists provides training in cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) for low mood and depression. Read more »

Psychiatric services for adolescents and adults with Asperger syndrome and other autistic-spectrum disorders

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This report produced by the Royal College of Psychiatrists is a consensus view of the psychiatric services required for people with autism in adolescence and adulthood. Read more »

Recognising autism spectrum disorders in children with normal-range intelligence

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This e-learning module produced by the Royal College of Psychiatrists will help you to identify the features of autism particularly in children with normal intelligence. Read more »

Working with adults with autism

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This e-learning module, developed by the British Pschological Society (BPS), has been designed to support psychological work with adults with autism. Read more »