NAS Cygnet mentoring- findings of research project on this Mentoring Scheme for Young People with Autism Spectrum Conditions

This two-year pilot study established a tailored mentoring scheme, designed with input from autistic people and their carers, and evaluated its effectiveness in improving the mental health and wellbeing of young adults aged 16-24 with Asperger syndrome (AS) or high functioning autism (HFA). It aimed to identify whether or not mentoring has potential to be an effective intervention for this group.

Find out more on the Research Autism web pages:

http://www.researchautism.net/research-autism-our-research/research-autism-projects-completed/cygnet-project

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