Enabling positive lives for autistic adults
A quick guide for social workers
Published December 2019
Having good person-centred conversations that explore strengths and differences can empower autistic adults to make informed decisions about their care and support.
This quick guide, which is based on research evidence, supports social workers to work with each person to develop a personalised plan, based on an accurate picture of their strengths, wishes and needs, including any sensory differences.
The guide covers:
- Working together
- Identifying care and support needs
- Tailored support