Specialist Education

Frequently Asked Questions


Cambian are one of the largest providers of specialist education and behavioural health services for children in the UK.


Our schools and colleges provide support to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Asperger's Syndrome, severe to moderate learning difficulties and for you people who suffer from social, emotional mental health (SEMH) and complex needs. Our placements include both 38 and 52-week placements across a range of day schools and residential provisions across the UK.


See below a range of questions to help you on your journey. Find answers on how to get an autism diagnosis for your child, how to get an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and how the referral process works when looking at a Cambian school placement.


View further information in our Specialisms guide here.

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