Special Interest Group in Autism


The group is open to all members of the PSI.

If you are not currently a member, join us here

The group is always interested in new members joining and adding to the group, as well as establishing links to further enhance the basis of professional psychological knowledge in the area of Autistic Spectrum Disorders.

If you are interested in joining the group, please apply online below. 

As our application form is a standard form for all groups, please ignore fields that do not apply to your group. You do not have to fill in Training and Experience field; ignore the upload section and special directory tick box also. 

If you are already a member but would like to join this group, please log in to the members' area. 

By becoming a member you are added to our group mailing list. Information and queries are circulated to members regularly, so information and knowledge are shared.


Got a question? Email us at this address: autism@psychologicalsociety.ie

Find us on social media:

Facebook - @PSIAutismSIG 

Twitter - @PSIAutismSIG 


Who we are: Aims and Objectives

The Special Interest Group in Autism (SIGA) promotes research related to autism and awareness of the needs of people with autism, their families and carers.


Past Projects

Completion of Best Practice Guidelines for Autism (2010 - see downloads section)

Supporting PSI response to HSE Draft Autism Protocol

Supporting PSI response to HSE Autism Services Review


Ongoing Work

Updating of Best Practice Guidelines for Autism 






Ruth Connolly


Ailish Mooney

Membership Secretary

Jacinta McComish


Apply Online

To join this group you need to be a member of the PSI.
If you are a member please log in.
If you are not a member our join us page is here