Results 161–180 of 4275 for autism OR autistic OR asperger

Written Answers — Department of Health: Asperger's Syndrome and Autism (26 Oct 2016)

Anne Main: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people over the age of 18 diagnosed with (a) Asperger's syndrome and (b) autism there are in (i) St Albans, (ii) Hertfordshire and (iii) England; and what care his Department provides for people diagnosed with those conditions.

National Citizen Service Bill [HL] - Second Reading (Continued) (25 Oct 2016)

Baroness Newlove: ...We are talking about young people, so I would like noble Lords to listen to their voice. Jordon says: “When I was 11, I became a young carer for my mum who has clinical depression and my younger sister who has ADHD and autism. It didn’t leave me with a lot of free time. I used to be really shy and wouldn’t speak to many people. School was so miserable for me; I used to...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Ministerial Statements: October Monitoring (25 Oct 2016)

Máirtín Ó Muilleoir: ...and other projects. The Member might not understand this, but allocating capital DEL is quite a challenge at this stage of the year. It really means that, if, for example, you take the Ballybeen autism centre, which is a really imaginative, innovative and important project in the heart of a working-class area, we could not allocate funds to build because you could not tender and build at...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Prisons: Mental Health Care (24 Oct 2016)

Declan McAleer: ...Minister is doing with her colleague the Minister of Health in dealing with the mental healthcare needs of people who are in prison. Has that looked at support for young people who have ADHD and autism who are imprisoned?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Prisoners: Mental Health Issues (24 Oct 2016)

Pat Sheehan: Gabhaim buíochas leis an Aire as ucht a freagra. I thank the Minister for her answers thus far. Will she tell us what provision exists to support prisoners with autism or ADHD?

Written Answers — Department of Health: Health Services (24 Oct 2016)

Luciana Berger: ...of the Government's mandate to NHS England for 2016-17, published in January 2016, what progress his Department has made on meeting the commitment to reduce the health gap between people with (a) autism, (b) mental health problems and (c) learning disabilities and the population as a whole.

Written Answers — Department of Health: Autism (24 Oct 2016)

Luciana Berger: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to reduce the number of suicides among women with autism.

Written Answers — Department of Health: Social Services: Children (21 Oct 2016)

Nicola Blackwood: ...the co-ordination of care, support and treatment for children and young people with complex needs (and behaviour that challenges) involving mental health problems and learning disabilities and/or autistic spectrum condition.

Education (Merseyside) — [Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] (19 Oct 2016)

Mike Kane: ...’s recent schools paper, which included grammar schools. My hon. Friend the Member for St Helens South and Whiston (Marie Rimmer) pointed out that we need SEN provision within our school system, particularly for people with autism. If the Government were really committed to fair funding, they would invest in schools instead of cutting schools’ budgets for the first time in...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Teachers: Training (19 Oct 2016)

Nick Gibb: ...the SEND Code of Practice, are confident working with the four broad areas of need it identifies, and are able to adapt teaching strategies to ensure that pupils with SEND (including, but not limited to, autism, dyslexia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), sensory impairment or speech, and language and communication needs (SLCN)) can access and progress within the...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Miracle Mineral Solution (19 Oct 2016)

Barry Sheerman: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if she will bring forward legislative proposals to enable the prosecution of people who promote the use of miracle mineral solution as a cure for autism.

Children and Social Work Bill [HL] - Report (1st Day) (18 Oct 2016)

Lord Nash: ...if he or she has a learning difficulty or disability that calls for special educational provision to be made for him or her. That definition includes any condition that amounts to a neurodisability, such as autism or dyslexia. The statutory guidance for virtual school heads emphasises this and stresses the importance of the social care and SEND professions working together so that...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Public Transport: Autism (18 Oct 2016)

Daniel Zeichner: ...Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that the outcomes of its proposed Accessibility Action Plan will improve the accessibility of public transport for autistic people.

Disability: Premature Deaths - Question for Short Debate (17 Oct 2016)

Baroness Walmsley: ...and should not leave everything up to learning disability nurses, not least because of their dwindling numbers. All doctors, nurses and other care professionals need an understanding of learning disability and conditions such as autism and mental health problems, which might also be a barrier to communication. Understanding how to communicate in both directions is vital to ensuring that...

Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Disabled People: Recruitment and Retention (17 Oct 2016)

Barry Sheerman: The Minister may be aware there is a massive pool of talent among people who suffer from neurolinguistic difficulties and challenges, and autism and dyslexia. What more can the Government do to show that, if we recognise their challenges, these young and old people make very good employees?

Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Topical Questions (17 Oct 2016)

Cheryl Gillan: Given that only 15% of people with autism are in full-time employment, I was pleased earlier this year to join the Department’s Paul Maynard taskforce, which made 14 recommendations for improving access to apprenticeships for people with learning disabilities, including autism. What progress has been made with the implementation of those recommendations?

Baby Loss: Hormone Pregnancy Tests (13 Oct 2016)

Jonathan Reynolds: .... I fully accept that it may not be possible to identify all the answers, but it is none the less time to ask the right questions. I myself am the father of four beautiful children. My eldest son has significant learning difficulties, including pronounced autism. He is absolutely wonderful and I love him and always will, yet I cannot pretend that, through the initial years of his diagnosis...

Grammar Schools - Motion to Take Note (13 Oct 2016)

Lord Addington: whether he had faked his results or not. There was great fun to be had there and it is the basis of the 11-plus exam. If we are to get accuracy for the mainstream special educational needs of dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia and autism, and the huge number of speech and language problems which cross-reference to all these groups, we must have an education system which identifies these...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Special Educational Needs (13 Oct 2016)

Marie Rimmer: ..., if she will review the implementation of new SEND system by local authorities; and what assessment she has made of how transitional funding is being used in each area to benefit children with (a) autism and (b) other special educational needs.

<< < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range


You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989


Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.


Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.


If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.