NICE draft guideline: management of autism in children and young people

NICE autism guidelinesThe National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has issued a draft guideline on ‘The management and support of children and young people on the autism spectrum’.

It is intended that the guideline will be useful to clinicians and service commissioners in providing and planning high quality care for children and young people with autism while also emphasising the importance of the experience of care for children and young people with autism and their carers.

  • Full version describes the evidence and views that have been considered, and sets out the provisional recommendations that have been developed
  • Appendices
  • NICE version presents the provisional recommendations only with some brief supporting information