What is Autism? by Dr Sarah White
Delighted to work with Dr Sarah White of University College London, as she explores the key issues around Autism.
What is the Webinar about?
This session will explore the latest thinking and research on what autism is; it's traits and characteristics, and how it can impact on an individual, looking at potential challenges and talents.
Dr Sarah White
Dr White has recently been conducting research that attempts to draw out the benefits of the social difficulties in autism aswell as the talents and strengths associated with Autism. Dr White is an autism researcher at UCL's Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, studying cognitive abnormalities through behavioural and neuroimaging techniques. The ultimate aim is to understand autism better in order that evidence-based interventions can be developed that are targeted at the source and make a real difference.