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Autism – women and girls

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Course overview:

  • This course provides a comprehensive understanding of autism in women and girls. It is designed for parents and professionals working with young autistic women
  • The course covers a range of topics including: gender differences, masking, co-occurring conditions, the school experience and puberty. There is also advice and strategies for parents and professionals to use at school and home
  • It should take you around 4 hours to complete


By the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the differences between how autism can present itself in males and females
  • Have explored co-occurring mental health conditions that can be more prevalent in autistic girls
  • Have heard the lived school experience of autistic girls
  • take away various strategies to support autistic girls, particularly around puberty and emotional wellbeing


If you have any questions about the course, please get in touch.

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