For more information about the diagnosis process for children visit:
Accessing an Autism diagnostic service if you live in Bolton
In Bolton children and teenagers who need an assesment are refered to their local Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service. They are multidisciplinary teams that include Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Mental Health Nurses, Mental Health Practitioners, CBT Therapists Family Therapists and Counsellors. More information can be
is the specialist CAMH service for Bolton children over 5years of age. For diagnosis of a child under 5years of age ask your child's paediatrician, or request a referral to a paediatrician from your G.P or Health Visitor.