Autistic women often find it difficult to identify and communicate that they have mental health concerns.
The Going to the GP About My Mental Health resource provides a step-by-step guide for Autistic women on:
This guide was developed by Amaze following consultation with Autistic women. These women shared their experiences identifying mental health concerns and seeing a GP.
The guide is available in different sections. You can download each section or the full guide.
Download the full guide here.
This resource will give you an introduction to the different sections available.
This section will help you if you are thinking about seeing a GP about your mental health for the first time.
This section will help you prepare for your first appointment with your GP.
This section will help you with your appointment day. It will guide you on how to talk to your GP and prepare you for questions you will be asked.
This section will help you understand if you received all the information you needed from you GP. It will also help you decide if you need a follow up appointment.