Dr Ruth Cooper

Dr Ruth Cooper completed her PhD on 'Alternative Treatments in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder' at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, April 2016. She conducts research which aims to improve the treatment of psychiatric disorders, using both quantitative and qualitative methods, particularly randomised-controlled trials. She is particularly interested in researching treatment alternatives. She is currently working as a post-doctoral researcher at Queen Mary University of London on the RADAR clinical trial (Research into Antipsychotic Discontinuation and Reduction) which aims to establish whether antipsychotic reduction and discontinuation may improve functioning compared to maintenance treatment in people with schizophrenia and similar conditions.

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