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Guidelines on Pathways to Care

A guide for parents and carers: Guidelines on Pathways to Care for children and adolescents with intellectual disability and challenging behaviour and/or mental health problems.  

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Devlopmental Psychiatry Clinic Evaluation

The Developmental Psychiatry Clinic has been evaluated by the Centre for Disability Studies. Access the document by clicking on the image below.

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Excutive Summary

View the executive summary of the "Leading the Way in Mental Health and Intellectual Disability" needs analysis report here.


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Westmead Feelings Program pilot study for adolescents with a co-diagnosis of autism and mild intellectual disability

The Children's Hospital at Westmead are looking for participants to join their research study into a therapeutic program to improve the mental health and well-being of adolescents on the autism spectrum who also have an intellectual disability.

1. Adolescents aged between 12-16 who have a co-diagnosis of autism and mild intellectual disability and their carers (parents and teachers),


2. Educators or other proefssionals with at least three years experience working with adolescents on the autism spectrum and/or with a mild disability.

If you would like read more about the study or would like to find out how you can take part please read the full description here.

Contact: Anita Gardener, Research Psychologist, the Children's Hospital at Westmead