Advice & Guidance

You are not alone. Veritas is made up of clinicians who have extensive history working with autistic individuals and have witnessed many of the common difficulties that people experience.

That’s why we publish free articles with useful information and advice, for your or your child, to share our skills and knowledge.

Helping Autistic Children to Cope with Bonfire Night

Autistic differences can affect different children in different ways, some autistic children will love watching the colourful displays of fireworks in the night sky whilst others may find the bright light of a firework display painful to watch. The loud noise of fireworks popping and banging can be distressing for... View Article

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Help with Potty Training Autistic Children

An autistic child may not be ready for potty training at the same time expectations as a typically developing child.  Autistic differences can affect different children in different ways, which means there is no one magic formula for supporting an autistic child with potty training. However, it is important to... View Article

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Signs of Autism in 2 Year Olds

Autism affects different children in different ways and many children with autism appear typically developing in the early years, with autistic characteristics not becoming obvious until later in childhood. However, some children show signs of autism in the early years. Most children can be assessed for autism from around the... View Article

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Undertaking Your Autism Assessment Online

Background When assessing whether a child or adult meets the diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorder the clinical team will analyse a wide range of evidence across the age range and consider whether the DSM5 criteria are met (see further article on diagnosis). At Veritas, we gather background information and... View Article

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