Diagnosis

Leeds Autism Diagnostic Service (LADS)

The Leeds Autism Diagnostic Service (LADS) team have been going since 2011. In that time, they have had over 1,000 referrals for people in the Leeds area for an autism diagnosis.

To make a referral, you can either go through your GP or ring the Single Point of Access number on 0300 300 1485 and ask to be put through to the LADS team.

You can find out more about the LADS team and how to get a diagnosis in the following ways:

Diagnostic care pathway

Diagnostic Care Pathway

Once you have had a referral, the diagram above shows you what happens during and after you receive an autism diagnosis. The LADS team are friendly, approachable and will signpost you towards relevant services post-diagnosis.

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