Research News

We regularly publish news from our research partners and how it is informing our services to families.

A History of Controversies over the treatment of autism with behavioural therapies

Nikita Hayden Milana Aronov opened her CEDAR Seminar Series talk by highlighting how relatively under-explored autism is in the humanities. ...
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Preventing Pregnancy Complications #IWD21

At the University of Barcelona we meet two Elisenda’s whose work tries to identify deviations in foetal brain development as ...
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Cerebra Women At The Forefront Of Research #IWD21

In this post we’re meeting Tracy Elliott who is driving forward our research and information work, Ana Aiello who is ...
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Championing Mental Health #IWD21

Research shows that children with rare genetic disorders often struggle with their mental health. Yet families have trouble finding helpful ...
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Cerebra Women Making A Difference #IWD21

As part of our International Women’s Day campaign we are catching up with some of the women researchers that are ...
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LEaP Project Recognises Exceptional Contribution Of Students

The Caroline Gooding Memorial Lecture is an annual event in memory of Caroline Gooding’s pivotal role in conceptualising a rights-based ...
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Public Health Wales looking for Two Patient and Public Involvement Members

Public Health Wales are looking for two Patient and Public Involvement members for a research project briefly outlined below: Public ...
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Clinical Criteria For Diagnosing Autism Inadequate For People With Genetic Conditions, Research Suggests

People with certain genetic conditions are likely to have significant symptoms of autism, even if they do not meet all ...
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Our Research Helps Families To Get A Good Night’s Sleep

We know that sleep affects every single aspect of our waking lives – our mood, behaviour, physical and mental well-being, ...
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Embracing Complexity Through Art And Science

Dr Sam Chawner from Cardiff University has teamed up with Phenotypica, an art and science initiative by scientist Ben Murray ...
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