Visit the Child Research Center to sign up to be contacted by UC Berkeley researchers about studies your child might be interested in and to learn about ongoing research studies at UC Berkeley and other research labs in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Here’s a write-up in Bay Area Parent Magazine about participating in our research.
If you have general questions about the lab, please email us at BrainLab@berkeley.edu or call (510) 642-5554.
We have a number of studies underway or in preparation. Currently, we are focusing on recruitment of
a) typically developing children between the ages of 4-12,
b) healthy young adults,
c) children with focal brain damage,
d) children with Tourette Syndrome.
Our studies involve one or more of the following, depending on the ages of the participants and the research questions:
1) computerized and paper-and-pencil tests
2) questionnaire measures
3) eyetracking (measurement of eye movements). For more information, click here.
3) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), including both anatomical and functional MRI
4) transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in healthy young adults