Grant to boost students’ work helping people with autism
A project set up by two University of Plymouth students to help young people with autism and additional needs has won nearly £5,000 from the Aviva Community Fund.
Autism research team invited on to national network
The Welcome Research Hub – comprised of academics from the School of Psychology, Plymouth Institute of Education and Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry (PUPSMD) – will be joining charity Autistica’s ‘Discover’ Research Network.
General Autistic Spectrum Condition information
Plymouth University: Disability Services - General Autistic Spectrum Condition information
Research to develop new autism intervention
A research team at the University of Plymouth is working with families of children with autism to design a new intervention to support them in everyday life.
Who's working well with autism
What's on at Plymouth University: Who's working well with autism - Spring conference. Plymouth University, 31 May 2017.
Autism and Alternative Therapies
What's on at Plymouth University: Autism and Alternative Therapies. Two day event sponsored by the Plymouth University Autism Network and Positively Autistic. Plymouth University, 4-5 April 2016.
Interactive game assesses children's emotional development
Plymouth University news: An interactive game which could enhance emotional awareness and regulation among those with high functioning autism or Asperger’s Syndrome and ADHD has been developed by scientists from Plymouth University
Postgraduate autism researcher shortlisted for national award
Plymouth University news: A postgraduate student whose research focuses on team working in the diagnosis of autism is one of six PhD students vying to win the Vitae Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition
Researching impact of music on barriers to communication
Plymouth University news: Plymouth University and Plymouth Music Zone have been awarded more than £150,000 to explore the potential of music making to enhance the lives of people impacted by dementia, autism and strokes
Autism Awareness Events at Plymouth University
What's on at Plymouth University: Autism Awareness Events at Plymouth University organised by the Students with Disability Forum. Plymouth University, 24-25 March 2015.