Current mental health studies

Get involved

If you would like to take part in any of the studies, above, or would like further information, please contact a member of the team. Alternatively you can complete our online form

Cap-Mem

Anyone over the age of 16 can take part in an online survey to help us find the cause and prevalence of memory problems. Click here to read full details of the Cap-Mem study

RADAR

Do you know anyone with a diagnosis of schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, delusional disorder or non-affective psychosis and taking anti psychotics? Click here to read full details of the RADAR study

Adult Autism Spectrum Cohort UK (AASC)

Learning more about the life experiences of adults with an autism spectrum disorder and their relatives Click here to read full details of the AASC study

Prevalence of Pathogenic Antibodies in Psychiatric Illness (PPIP2)

Do you know anyone or are you suffering from acute psychosis symptoms? Click here to read full details of the PPIP2 study

The effect of cannabis use on brain function in early psychosis

Do you know anyone who is aged 18-38 years and has had their first psychotic episode within the last 5 years and either uses or does not use cannabis? Click here to read full details of the cannabis use on brain functon study

Genetics of Childhood Psychosis

Are you aged 5–30 years and have been diagnosed with an idiopathic psychotic illness at the age 13 or younger or blood relative of someone who fits this criteria? Click here to read full details of the Genetics of childhood psychosis study

Carers for people with psychosis e-support resource (COPE-Support)

Are you supporting a loved one affected by psychosis, aged 18 or above, living in England, and enjoy using internet resources? Click here to read full details of the COPE study

Assertive Responding to Voices

Are you over 18 and have been hearing voices for at least six months, irrespective of diagnosis? Click here to read full details of the Assertive Responding to Voices study.

DFEND study

The DFEND study aims to explore if the addition of a vitamin D supplement to standard treatments (which may include medications, general support and talking therapies) can help people recover after having their first episode of a psychotic disorder. Click here to read the full details of the DFEND study

Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression (GLAD)

The study is the largest ever study of individuals who have experienced or are currently struggling with depression and/or anxiety. Click here to read the full details of the GLAD study

ViBE study

This trial is investigating the psychological and brain mechanisms underlying voice hearing experiences in people with a diagnosis of BPD/EUPD. Click here to read the full details of the ViBE study

FReSH START

The FReSH START study is the first work package of a five year programme aiming to adapt existing therapies to target repeated self harm. Click here to read the full details of the FReSH START study

Treatment Resistant Depression

We are looking for family members or friends of people with depression that has not responded to treatment or depression that has not responded to treatment in the past but has now improved. Click here for more details of the Treatment Resistant Depression Study