Alison Stapleton

Alison Stapleton


Alison Stapleton

Dr Alison Stapleton is a Chartered Psychologist of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Postdoctoral Fellow at University College Dublin, and a Lecturer in Psychology at Dublin Business School. Alison coordinates the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS) Neurodiversity-Affirming Research and Practice Special Interest Group, serves on the ACBS Board of Directors (basic science Member at Large), and currently works at Smithsfield Clinic, a leading provider of acceptance and commitment therapy and training in Ireland. Alison regularly delivers national and international level trainings, and has experience working in psychological services to identify, accommodate, and support a range of neurotypes. Alison has published two book chapters and 14 scientific articles, most recently contributing to The Oxford Handbook of ACT and a systematic review of adults’ experiences of being identified as autistic in adulthood.

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Chartered Psychologist (Ps.S.I.)
Relational frame theory; Rule-governed behavior; Neurodiversity-affirming research and practice
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Research collaborations, The delivery of trainings / workshops, Supervision
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Dublin Business School, South Great George's Street, Royal Exchange A Ward 1986, Dublin, County Dublin, Leinster, D02 NR59, Ireland

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