Autism Spectrum Australia

Take part in a study

The research projects below have been approved by the Aspect Research Approvals Committee to advertise for participants via the Aspect website and Aspect social media.

If you are interested in taking part in any of these studies and would like to learn more, please follow the links shown below.
 
Please note that these projects do not form part of the Aspect research program.

If you have an enquiry or concern about any of these studies, please contact the institutions responsible for conducting the research.

 

Children (0-18 years) on the autism spectrum 

The Australian Autism Biobank

Sleeping Sound Special Needs project

Neuropsychological and learning processes in young children with ASD

Using pictures to help minimally-verbal children on the autism spectrum to communicate

The role of the oxytocin receptor gene in modulating anxiety and social behaviour in neurodevelopmental and anxiety disorders

A play-based intervention for children on the autism spectrum and their classmates  

Student-focused planning for students with autism spectrum disorder: Knowledge, perspectives and experiences

Young adults and adolescents

Longitudinal study of Australian students with autism (LASA)

Longitudinal study of Australian school leavers and their families

Improving employment outcomes for individuals on the autism spectrum

Parents, carers and family life

Improving our understanding of life in adulthood for people on the autism spectrum

Improving employment outcomes for individuals on the autism spectrum

Co-parenting and the autism spectrum: Assessing the impact of co-parenting stress on relationship satisfaction and partner well-being in neurotypical and ASD-neurotypical dyads

Evaluating an online learning module for a Positive Behaviour Support template 

Longitudinal study of Australian school leavers and their families

Adult life on the autism spectrum

Improving our understanding of life in adulthood for people on the autism spectrum

Improving employment outcomes for individuals on the autism spectrum

Revising an existing screener of autistic traits, the Autism Spectrum Quotient, for both females and males 

Clinical trial to evaluate a new medication (PT-141) for social cognition and behaviour in autism

Walking pattern of adults living with Asperger's and autism spectrum disorder

The role of the oxytocin receptor gene in modulating anxiety and social behaviour in neurodevelopmental and anxiety disorders

Workplaces - adults and employers

Improving employment outcomes for individuals on the autism spectrum

Teaching, teachers and autism professionals

Online resources (models of practice) to support teacher decision making for early years and junior secondary students on the autism spectrum

Student-focused planning for students with autism spectrum disorder: Knowledge, perspectives and experiences

A play-based intervention for children on the autism spectrum and their classmates 

 

 

Take part in a study