- Associate Professor Sarah Whittle
Principal Research Fellow; Head, Social and Affective NeuroDevelopment (SAND) lab, Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health
When kids get stressed out by the stress of others
Empathy is vital for our social functioning. But new University of Melbourne research finds that children who are particularly empathic are also more anxious.
The legacy of maltreatment on the brain
New University of Melbourne research into childhood maltreatment looks at why brain development may be derailed during the ‘sensitive’ adolescent period.