Publications and Writings


New book for parents of children with Global Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability or Autism. Due to be published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in 2022


Muggleton, J., (2011). Raising Martians: From Crash-Landing To Leaving Home: How To Help A child with Aspergers Syndrome or High Functioning AutismLondon: Jessica Kingsley.



Muggleton, J., (2012). I’m a proud Aspie, but I accept the term ‘Asperger’s syndrome’ has had its day. London: The Guardian

Muggleton, J (2014). Improving outcomes for people with Autism accessing psychological support. London: Winston Churchill Memorial Trust


Academic Papers

Jellett, R., Muggleton, J., (2021). Implications of Applying “Clinical Significant Impairment” to Autism Assessment: Commentary on Six Problems Encountered in Clinical PracticeJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

Muggleton, J., MacMahon, K., Johnston, K., (2019). Exactly the same but completely different: A thematic analysis of Clinical Psychologists’ conceptions of Autism across gendersResearch in Autism Spectrum Disorders 62. 75-84. 

Muggleton, J., Johnston, K (2016). “You’ve hired a Psychologist with Autism?!”: Reflections on being a Trainee Clinical Psychologist with Autism. Clinical Psychology Forum  228. 5-8

Muggleton, J., Guy, H., Howard, R. (2015). Breaking the taboo: an interpretative phenomenological analysis of healthcare professionals’ experience of caring for palliative patients with disgusting symptoms. BMJ Support and Palliative Care 5 (2). 189-195

Muggleton, J., Seed, A., (2011). Classifying the autistic spectrum: Can it be done? Evaluation of current, future and alternative methods of classifying the autistic spectrum. Good Autism Practice 12 (2). 5-8