Autism and Asperger Syndrome

  • 06 Mar

    Priory’s leading child and adolescent psychiatrist, Dr Hayley Van Zwanenberg has warned that delayed assessments are putting an additional strain on children and their families, affecting children’s development and causing untold anxiety and depression in many homes across the UK.

  • 27 Apr

    Welcome to Priory Bitesize. In support of World Autism Awareness Week, we speak with Dr Hayley Van Zwanenberg, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, to understand Autism further. Hayley talks about the importance of early diagnosis, how it may first present, and discusses what the best advice is to offer patients and families.

  • 25 Jun

    Jubilee Ward will provide specialist healthcare for male service users with mild to moderate learning disability, associated mental health needs (including autism) and behaviours that challenge.

  • 13 Dec

    The new hospital will provide care for up to ten individuals with a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disorder or a learning disability, who may also have associated mental health issues.