How do children’s brains develop and change as they grow older? We would like your help to study this using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? Healthy children and adolescents aged between 6-18 years.
WHY PARTICIPATE? To help us to understand how the brain changes from childhood to adulthood. You will be contributing to research, which may help people with mental disorders such as autism and schizophrenia.
You will be reimbursed for your travel and parking costs to the clinic and every participant will receive two movie tickets and a picture of their brain to take home with them!
For more information visit Prof Rhoshel Lenroot’s page.
Thinking about participating? Click here to find out what it’s like to have an MRI.
Typically we pay little attention to the sense that our limbs are a part of our body and that we have control over them. These mind-body connections are essential for moving and interacting with our surrounds. We first learn self-awareness and to distinguish self from other when we make exploratory movements as infants. The sense of self continues to stabilise […]