Meet Steve Moss

Author of the PAS-ADD series
Steve Moss

Dr Steve Moss has worked for 30 years in disability research, initially in the fields of children with visual impairment and children’s motor development, and subsequently in the areas of intellectual disability and mental health assessment.

His work on development of the PAS-ADD system (Psychiatric Assessment Schedules for Adults with Developmental Disabilities) is particularly well known, and these assessments are now used in many countries throughout the world.

Dr Moss has published over 80 articles, chapters, books and assessments, and has trained several thousand people around the work in use of the PAS-ADD system.

He worked for 20 years at the Hester Adrian Research Centre, Manchester University, and later at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, where he continues to have an honorary post.