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Compensatory strategies to disguise autism spectrum disorder may delay diagnosis and have negative consequences for mental health

For the first time, compensatory strategies used by autistic adults have been investigated and collated in a qualitative study by BRC researcher, Professor Francesca Happé, and her MRC-funded PhD student, Lucy Livingston, published today in The Lancet Psychiatry journal.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 24 Jul 2019

BRC Preparatory Clinician Fellow blog: Dr Stephanie Lewis

Dr Stephanie Lewis is a Clinical Lecturer in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s College London. She was a BRC Preparatory Clinician Fellow in 2016-2017.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 21 Aug 2018

Early intervention shows promising long-term reduction in severity of autism symptoms

Early intervention shows promising long-term reduction in severity of autism symptoms.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 26 Oct 2016

Al Chalabi Sheila Essey Award

Professor Ammar Al-Chalabi has won the 2016 Sheila Essey Award for his work on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 25 Apr 2016