To top

All about diagnosis

Are you looking for information on diagnosis following the EastEnders storyline? Getting a formal autism diagnosis can mean access to the right support. 

This section explains the diagnostic process for children and adults, what to do following a diagnosis, and diagnostic terms and criteria.

You can also find information on our diagnostic services: The Lorna Wing Centre for Autism.

Mick and Linda Carter in EastEnders

Everything you need to know

Autism is a lifelong disability

What is autism?

Watch our film about autism featuring our ambassador and autistic gardener, Alan Gardner. 

Mum and son hugging


Find out how to get a referral for your child and how we can support you through the diagnosis process.

Man and woman smiling


Do you think that you or someone you know may be autistic? Read about the diagnosis and support services available.
Two professionals

Professionals involved

Find out more about the different professionals who can support you and your family through diagnosis.

Young woman outdoors

Autism profiles and diagnostic criteria

Find out about different autism profiles, diagnostic tools and criteria. 

Delegates at Lorna Wing Centre

Diagnostic services

Learn more about our diagnostic services at The Lorna Wing Centre

Autism Helpline Number: 0808 800 4104
Last updated: 21/01/2020 16:59:51