Make an autism assessment referral to Caudwell Children

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At Caudwell Children our team of autism specialists provide two-day multi-disciplinary autism assessments and 12 months’ post-diagnostic support for children aged 4 to 11. 

Our experienced clinical team work with families to offer a child-centred assessment of their strengths and difficulties including behaviour, emotional health and well-being, communication and sensory processing needs.

We are proud to be accredited by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), delivering evidence-based practice in accordance with NICE guidelines and robust clinical governance.

Please noteCaudwell Children now provides a maximum of 80% of the funding for charity-funded autism assessments. All referrals made from 10/02/2022 onwards will be subject to these criteria. Referrals made prior to this date are unaffected. 

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Make a referral on behalf of a child

Who can make a referral?

If you are an education, health or social care professional we would welcome a referral on behalf of a child – providing they are aged between 4 and 11 and you know them well.

You’ll find the referral form at the link below, once complete a member of our team will be in touch for further details. If you have any queries about the referral process, don’t hesitate to give us a call on 0345 300 1348.

Caudwell Children provides a multi-disciplinary diagnostic assessment for Autism Spectrum Disorder at the Caudwell International Children’s Centre in Staffordshire.

The Centre is purpose-built for children with autism and other disabilities. Since its 2018 launch, Caudwell Children have been offering a multi-disciplinary autism assessment and diagnosis for young children between the ages of 4 and 11. With state-of-the-art facilities and an experienced team of clinical professionals, Caudwell Children can provide a rapid Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis that is either charity- (criteria-dependant) or self-funded.

Caudwell International Children's Centre

Autism assessments take place at the Caudwell International Children’s Centre, which is designed to provide a calm and peaceful experience for children and their family.

The Centre includes a mixture of quiet zones, specialist facilities, sensory rooms and garden, which allow our clinical team to develop a comprehensive profile for each child during their assessment.

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