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ASD - Wellbeing


What is wellbeing?

The wellbeing of people with autism can be affected. This might be because they struggle to identify their emotions and this can lead to mental health difficulties, such as low self-esteem, anxiety and depression.

Read more about autism and mental health difficulties from the National Autistic Society.

SENDIASS Factsheet - Mental Wellbeing Support 2020.docx


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