Adult Autism Inpatient Service
St Mary's Hospital provides an inpatient services for male and female patients with Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).
Patients will have a primary diagnosis of an ASC and may also present a dual diagnosis including Co-morbid conditions and/or a history of challenging behaviour. The service provides a safe and effective care programme using a person centred approach, with the aim of achieving fulfilling and rewarding lives.
Adult Autism service provision
The gender specific wards are designed to offer a spacious, tranquil and caring locked environment, with the aim of optimising the patient's individual abilities. Staff will work with patients to enhance the development of social awareness, independent life skills, emotional management and help to promote community relationships, while assessing and managing risk.
The Hospital offers a high quality environment including:
Location of the Specialist Autism Service
This service is located at St Mary's Hospital in Warrington.