Diagnostic Services

Adult Diagnostic Services

Action for ASD are the specialist providers for all adults (16 years +) who are seeking a diagnosis of an Autistic Spectrum Condition in East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen.

Here's the link to the form "Pre-diagnosis Screening Assessment for Autism - Self & Professional Referral Form": Self & Professional Referral Form

Pre & Post Diagnosis Support: The project provides information, support and advice for adults before and after diagnosis.

Pre Diagnosis and Assessment Screening: Action for ASD are currently providing the Adult Asperger's Syndrome (AS)/High Functioning Autism (HFA) Diagnostic Pathway for East Lancashire CCG and Blackburn with Darwen CCG.

We currently provide a pre-diagnostic screening assessment for adults who are seeking a diagnosis of AS/HFA. Clients who fulfill the criteria are then referred for a clinical assessment.

How to make a referral: We accept self and professional referrals. Simply complete a referral form and return it to us, you will then be sent an appointment for a screening assessment. During the initial screening assessment the process will be explained to you and you will be able to ask questions.

For further details about the Adult Diagnostic Service please email adultscreening@actionasd.org.uk or contact the office on 01282 415 455