Study Introduction

The aim of this study is to provide the first estimates of the prevalence of neurodiversity among people who are or who have used drugs or alcohol to identify characteristics that support people with their life challenges and factors that could expose a person to the possibility of harm in order to inform appropriate service responses to the needs of the individual.

This survey is for the general population, we will ask about any alcohol or substance use, then this will be followed by questions relating specifically to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and/or Attention Deficit & Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Study Sponsor: Citywide.

Principle Investigator: Professor Catherine Comiskey, Professor in Healthcare Statistics, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin,
Project Manager: Dr David McDonagh, Research Fellow, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin