Research

Specialisterne Ireland is a specialist consultancy firm that recruits and supports talented people with Autism and Aspergers, and similar challenges. Our experience helps employers recruit and retain talented people and grow diverse, effective teams.

We believe that individuals with Autism and Aspergers possess many talents and attributes central to an effective working environment. Such individuals often have a unique way of looking at the world and tend to think in a diverse yet structured way.

Specialisterne Ireland supports research in the area of Autism and Aspergers. Edel Murphy is currently studying for her PhD in Clinical Psychology in University College Dublin and is undertaking research regarding anxiety in children and teenagers.

The link below is a 10-minute online survey aimed at parents of typically developing children as well as parents of children with Autism to take part. The survey wants to examine anxiety in children and teenagers (aged 8-18 years old).

Link to survey:  www.ucd.ie/psychology/anxiety