Information for clinical partners

Thank you for your interest in the REACH-ASD trial. We want to work with you to ensure that effective support is available to families following an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnosis.

How many clinical teams are involved in the project?

We are working closely with six clinical teams in the Greater Manchester area.

How does the trial work?

To find out more about how the REACH-ASD trial will run, visit our home page.

Eligibility for the REACH-ASD trial

Clinicians within one of our partner centres will invite parents to participate in the trial who have a child or young person aged between 2 years 0 months and 15 years 11 months with a diagnosis of ASD (made within the last 12 months).

How to make a referral

If you are a clinician within one of our partner centres and you know someone who you think might be appropriate for this project, please discuss it with that person first and then contact our Trial Manager on

We will require consent to contact the person you are referring and may need to ask you some questions to make sure the study is a good fit for them.