The Oxford Autism Research Centre brings together scientists, charities and service providers from across Oxfordshire and the surrounding regions.
Oxford Autism Research is a collection of research teams, charities and service providers based in and around Oxfordshire. We are interested in the causes and consequences of autism spectrum condition, and together we work to promote understanding of the condition and to provide support for individuals with autism and their families. Click below to learn more about who we are, what we offer and the cutting edge research that is being carried out here.
Research in Autism
I am conducting research on genetics of autism, epilepsy and psychosis in sub-Saharan Africa. My research in Oxford focuses on autism and neurodevelopmental disorders, particular the causes and consequences of these conditions in Europe.
The nosology of autism spectrum disorders; longitudinal qualitative research in autism; cinematic, media, and digital art interventions in young persons with autism; trans-cultural aspects of autism.
Service Providers for Autism
Passionate about spreading knowledge & understanding of the realities of life on the autism spectrum
Autism Family Support Oxfordshire use understanding, expertise, and a lot of fun and care to support the development and wellbeing of children and young adults on the autism spectrum, and their families.
The DAS offers a specialist AS mentoring scheme and other study support services for AS students including an employment initiative with university careers service.
Children, Challenging Behaviours, Self-Care Skills, Parent Training, ABA Supervision, Positive Behavioural Supports
News and meetings
The most recent seminar 'Sleep and Autism' took place in the Department of Psychiatry at the Warneford site.
International Meeting For Autism Research (IMFAR) annual conference in San Sebastian in Spain, 3 May 2013.