Research

Research at the Wales Autism Research Centre (WARC) is centred on three themes:
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Behaviour and diagnosis

Biological and cognitive processes

Families and relationships

Within each of these three themes we have two core objectives:

Objective 1. To conduct internationally competitive scientific research projects and facilitate collaborative research networks

Objective 2. To develop research and training for practice and policy and improve professional and public awareness of research

For more detailed information about our research output please take a look at our Annual Reports. To find out more about our plans for the future, please see our Five Year Plan (2014-2019).

Our approach to research is through multidisciplinary collaboration, meaning that we work together with developmental psychologists, neuroscientists, psychiatrists and other clinicians in order to add meaning, depth and additional expertise to our research.

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