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The Cardiff University Centre for Human Development Science (CUCHDS) provides opportunities for research and training in the study of human development from conception to adulthood.
The CUCHDS building contains specially designed laboratory space for studies of children and adults, including the WARC sensory room, the Neurodevelopment Assessment Unit (NDAU) and the Waterloo Foundation-funded unit for children referred with developmental issues
CUCHDS has close links with other centres, including:
CUCHDS has united already well-established research centres and programmes into one centre for better research collaboration. The centres and programmes include:
- The Wales Autism Research Group (WARC)
- The Fertility Studies Group
- The Educational Psychology Doctoral Training Programme.
- Masters in Children’s Psychological Disorders.
The centre also offers new initiatives in developmental neuroscience and multidisciplinary studies of children’s wellbeing.