Private Autism Assessment in London

Private Autism Assessment in London

Private Autism Assessment in London

Seeking a Private Autism Assessment in London can be a pivotal step towards understanding and managing Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
At Kove, we prioritise providing comprehensive assessments led by a team of expert psychologist-therapists, ensuring that both children and adults receive the specialised attention they deserve.

Why Consider a Private Autism Assessment in London?

Recognising the signs of autism early on is essential for timely intervention and support. Our team at Kove offers private autism assessment in London for children and adults, aiming to determine or rule out an autism diagnosis.

Our approach is rooted in confidentiality, respect, and personalised care. By choosing a private assessment, individuals can benefit from a thorough evaluation that goes beyond the limitations of public healthcare systems.

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)


ASD is a neurodevelopmental condition that affects brain development, typically diagnosed in childhood and persisting into adulthood. The spectrum nature of ASD implies a wide variety in the type and severity of symptoms.

It’s important to note that autism is not solely attributed to the relationship between individuals and their caregivers, challenging common misconceptions.

Common Symptoms of Autism


Recognising the symptoms of autism is crucial for early intervention and support.

While ASD manifests differently in each individual, some common symptoms include difficulties in social interaction and communication, limited facial expressions, challenges in forming relationships, a preference for routine, repetitive movements, and sensory sensitivities.

Severity Levels of ASD


The severity of ASD varies, impacting an individual’s ability to navigate the world differently. Those with severe ASD may struggle with social interaction, communication, repetitive behaviors, and sensory sensitivities. On the milder end, challenges may include difficulty with transitions, inflexibility in play, distress over changes, and sensory sensitivities.

Private Autism Assessment in London for Children


At Kove, we use gold-standard tools for autism diagnosis, including the Autism Diagnostic Schedule (ADOS-2) and the Autism Diagnostic Interview (ADI). Information from parents, schools, or nurseries is also gathered and assessed against internationally recognized criteria (DSM-5). Our multidisciplinary approach ensures a comprehensive understanding of the individual’s unique needs.

Who Can Diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorder?

Watch this video featuring Dr Jenna Vyas-Lee to find out who can diagnose autism.

Autism Treatment at Kove

A diagnosis and treatment plan become necessary when symptoms significantly impact day-to-day functioning. At Kove, we take a holistic approach to ASD treatment, setting goals, involving relevant professionals, and utilising adapted cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) tailored to individual ASD symptoms.

Our commitment extends to identifying and advocating for neurodiverse-friendly environments in the community.

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The Assessment Process at Kove

For children displaying signs of autism aged 5 or older, a private child autism assessment in London (£2000) can be booked via a consultation call, ensuring an assessment is the right option.

Upon completion of the assessment, a personalised treatment plan is arranged, prioritising the individual’s needs.

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