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Dr Ciara Laverty

PEDAL's Dr Ciara Laverty in PlayFutures webinar

28 March 2018

Watch the webinar about playing with infants and toddlers, featuring Dr Vicky Leong (Department of Pscyhology, University of Cambridge), Dr Ciara Laverty (Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge), and Dr Melissa Scarpate (Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge). To read the accompanying Play Piece, click here...

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Read more at: Prof Paul Ramchandani - paper published on depression and playfulness in fathers

Prof Paul Ramchandani - paper published on depression and playfulness in fathers

1 February 2018

A research paper has been published by Prof Paul Ramchandani entitled 'Depression in and playfulness in fathers and young infants: A matched design comparison study'. Key findings include: playful behaviours at 3-months differ between depressed and non-depressed fathers; depressed fathers use less playful excitation...

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Prof Paul Ramchandani

New Professor for PEDAL

1 December 2017

We are delighted to introduce the new LEGO Professor of Play in Education, Development & Learning - Professor Paul Ramchandani . Find out more about the first LEGO Professor of Play in Education, Development and Learning from the University of Cambridge. BBC Article For all media enquiries please contact the University...

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Play: A Window into Children's Social Worlds

7 October 2017

Prof Anthony Pellegrini joined a group of esteemed academics as part of Dr Jenny Gibson & Dr Vicky Leong 's two day symposium entitled 'Breaking Barriers' on 11th & 12th September 2017. Looking at how research in the field can be enriched by new technology, Prof Pellegrini talked about the difficulty of defining...

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