Pia Bradshaw

BIS (Hons), MA, Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability (QCIDD), Mater Research Institute, The University of Queensland, and The Cooperative Research Centre for Living with Autism (Autism CRC), Qld

‘Autistic’ or ‘with autism’? Why the way general practitioners view and talk about autism matters

It is necessary to be up to date with knowledge and language about autism, as society’s understanding of autism is continuingly being refined and informed by the Autistic community.

Recognising, supporting and understanding Autistic adults in general practice settings

With studies showing a reduced life expectancy and poor physical and mental health, it is important that healthcare professionals strive towards improving the lives of Autistic people.