Please note, referral forms are only for the use of professionals/agencies supporting a family and can not be completed by parent/carer. All self referrals will automatically be rejected.


Referral to community Paediatrics (Paper referrals no longer accepted)

Submit an e-referral


Referral to Autism Assessment Service

Download the ASDAT Referral Form


The resources below have been collated from other organisations, charities and services for your convenience. Barnsley hospital is not responsible for the content of these documents.







Useful Websites


Early Help -A Practitioners Guide




Speech and Language


Recommended reading list

  • Aspergirls: Empowering Females with Asperger Syndrome By: Rudy Simone – ISBN: 9781849058261
  • Autism in the Early Years: A Practical Guide (Resource Materials for Teachers) [2nd edition]
    By Val Cumine – ISBN: 978041548373
  • CBT Toolbox for Children and Adolescents: Over 220 Worksheets & Exercises for Trauma, ADHD, Autism, Anxiety, Depression & Conduct Disorders
    By Lisa Phifer – ISBN:9781683730750
  • Girls and Autism: Educational, Family and Personal Perspectives 
    By: Barry Carpenter, Francesca Happé, Jo Egerton, Baroness Sheila Hollins – ISBN: 9780815377269
  • Having Fun with Feelings on the Autism Spectrum: A CBT Activity Book for Kids Age 4-8
    By: Michelle Garnett – ISBN: 9781787753273
  • How to Support and Teach Children on the Autism Spectrum
    By: Dave Sherratt – ISBN: 9781855033900
  • Kids in the syndrome mix of ADHD, LD, Autism Spectrum, Tourette’s, Anxiety and More! [2nd edition]
    By Martin L. Kutscher – ISBN: 9781849059671
  • Sensory Activities for Autism: Fun Learning Games for Autism and Sensory Disorders
    By Mary McPhee – ISBN: 9780995157668
  • Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism & Related Disorders: A Comprehensive Guide for Parents & Teachers
    By: Maria Wheeler   – ISBN: 9781885477453
  • Women and Girls with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Understanding Life Experiences from Early Childhood to Old.
    By Sarah Hendricks – ISBN: 1849055475