Dr Janine King, a clinical psychologist based in London, provides a brief overview of ASD (autism spectrum disorder) and how manifests in early childhood but may be diagnosed later. https://www.thechelseapsychologyclinic.com Chelsea Psychology Clinic are a group of London psychologists and psychiatrists offering private psychological therapy and psychiatry treatment from their premises across central London and Chelsea. The private therapy sessions cover the following areas: – Acceptance & Commitment Therapy – Cognitive Analytic Therapy – Cognitive-behavioural Therapy – Couples Therapy – Dialectical-behaviour Therapy – Mentalisation Based Treatment – Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy – Schema Therapy
ASD stands for autism spectrum disorder, which is a lifelong developmental condition. Symptoms are apparent before the age of three, but a diagnosis can sometimes be made after this. It affects a child’s social interaction, their communication, their interests, and their behaviours.