Our team has a wide range of academic and clinical psychology expertise with a focus on supporting the autism community.
Centre for Applied Autism Research
We research the strengths and challenges experienced by autistic people, to facilitate full and active involvement within society.
Our research seeks to understand and address the challenges faced by autistic people using education, employment, mental health and criminal justice services.
Please support us to help improve the lives of autistic people. At the Designation box, please select ‘Other’ from the drop-down menu and then type ‘CAAR’.
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We are always looking for researchers, students, practitioners and members of the community to train, share ideas, develop research and foster collaborations.
Find journal articles relating to our research.
The Westminster Commission on Autism report argues that people awaiting referrals for an autism diagnosis need more help and support.
Our Centre for Applied Autism Research team have been shortlisted for a national award for their research taking place on 27 February 2020.
Service providers took part in a workshop to create evidence-based adaptations to improve their communication with autistic people.