Current Research

We carry out and promote research into some of the biggest issues affecting neurodivergent children and young people, who may also be living with learning difficulties, and their families. Discover the latest findings in our current research reports.

Complete this short form if you would like to take part in our research projects and help us to create change.

Researchers can also find out how we can support with your research.

Neurodiversity, disability and mental health among further and higher education students

Read our analysis of recent College and University data to see how prevalent neurodiversity and other disabilities are among students, and see the reporting trends. Find out the additional research questions that we identify for future investigation.

Read report


After the pandemic

We asked families to help us to understand about neurodiversity and post-Covid recovery. We will publish our findings into how the school closures in lockdown impacted on parents, children and young people.

Report coming soon


Latest research into neurodevelopmental conditions

New research briefings updating knowledge about autism, ADHD, DCD, Dyslexia and Tourette syndrome.

Briefings coming soon


Become a Research Participant

If you would like to be first to hear about our latest research opportunities then sign up to be added to our cohort.

By taking part in our research you are helping us learn more about neurodiversity and the challenges facing children, young people and families living with learning difficulties.  This knowledge can allow us to influence policy makers, secure funding for services and further research, and produce practical tools that help.

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Researchers: would you like us to promote your research?

If you’re looking for some support with your academic research and would like us to promote it on this website and to our followers,  please complete our questionnaire and we’ll get back to you.

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