The research unit School Psychology and Child and Adolescent Development is dedicated to the study of child and adolescent development within schools and other social contexts, that is, family and peer systems. Our main aim is to gain more insight into developmental processes and the factors affecting them by conducting longitudinal research, intervention research, and experimental studies. In most of the studies conducted, a longitudinal ...
Clinical and Lifespan Psychology Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Development of personality traits, personality disorders and psychopathology across the lifespan. Investigating developmental pathways - based on biological and psychosocial factors - towards vulnerability or protection for psychopathology and considering the evolution of personality characteristics across the life phases. oInfant development and parenting. Studying different aspects of infant development and parenting, such as parent-infant ...
Experimental and Applied Psychology Vrije Universiteit Brussel
EXTO conducts research in four focused research groups 1) BIPS: Physiology & neuropsychology of sleep, sleeplessness and cognitive performance 2) SOSP: Social cognitive neuroscience The way our brain builds up impressions about other people is a major topic of research at the V.U.B. We make use of the most modern techniques using brain imaging to study this, including ERP and fMRI. 3) COPS: Attention and implicit learning, including: * ...
Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
Leuven Institute of Criminology KU Leuven
Research within the Leuven Institute of Criminology (LINC) is structured within eight research lines.
- Human Rights and Transitional Justice
- Serious and Organised Crime
- Youth Criminology
- Restorative Justice and Victimology
- Administrative and criminal law enforcement in European and comparative perspective
- Policy and Management in the Criminological Field
- Criminological ...
Brain, Body and Cognition Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The BBCO research group focuses its research on the comprehensive study of mental processes and their biological (brain and body) correlates in different domains of human functioning and behavior, such as cognition, social judgment, affect, well-being and sleep. Without doubt, the study of the brain and body, and its related mental processes is at the forefront of current research in many disciplines of psychology. Together with behavioral ...
Clinical sciences Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The department of Clinical Sciences