Neurodiversity SIG

Neurodiversity Special Interest Group


  • Promote awareness of evidence-based adaptations to CBT for neurodivergent clients
  • Curate helpful therapeutic and other learning resources
  • Support the development of policy and guidance for BABCP members including consideration of neurodiversity in core competencies for CBT training
  • Develop a strand of Continuing Professional Development opportunities for CBT practitioners
  • Provide a forum for neurodivergent CBT practitioners to come together, share expertise and inform the work of the SIG and wider efforts
  • Promote active recruitment of neurodiverse practitioners 
  • Promote supervision enhancements and adjustments specific to neurodivergent supervisees
  • Facilitate links between theory, research and clinical practice

Committee members

Co-chairs  Natasha Hickmott, Liz Stamatelatos
Secretary Ailsa Russell
Treasurer Sarah French
Branch Liaison Officer  Maria Barquin


You can join the Neurodiversity SIG here (member login required)

Contact us

You can get in touch with the the SIG committee by emailing

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