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What really makes a difference for autistic adults and young people ?

13 Jun 2024
Improving outcomes theatre
Improving outcomes , Learning theatre

The session will describe the development of a specialist multidisciplinary team in Sussex that works alongside colleagues in mental health teams and has been successful in supporting discharges and preventing admissions for autistic young people and adults. You will hear the approaches the team uses, the outcomes the team has achieved, and feedback from people they have supported.

Claire Dowling, Autism Programme Director - NHS England - Autism Programme
Dr Dawn Howard, Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Lead for Neurodevelopmental Service - Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust
Donna Ramble, Social Worker and Service Manager for Transforming Care Autism Team - Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust