Maxine Aston has specialised in working with individuals, couples and families
who are affected by Asperger Syndrome.
(See What is Asperger Syndrome?)
Maxine offers confidential assessments for adults who wish to discover whether they might be on the Autism Spectrum; a full written report is available if required.
Maxine runs a one and half day workshops for the female partners of an individual who is on the Autistic Spectrum. The aim of these workshops is to reinforce boundaries, restore self-esteem and allow sharing with others in a safe environment.
Maxine and Professor Tony Attwood are currently conducting research into
How Useful is Couple Counselling
when one partner is affected by an ASD.
The aim of the research is to discover how best therapists and counsellors working in this area might benefit the couples they see.
The questionnaire is for both the partner on the spectrum and the non-ASD partner.