Staff members with discipline Psychology, Developmental
Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.
Keywords: Perception-Action, Motor Control, Motor Development, Motor Learning, Rehabilitation Training, Upper Limb Prosthetics, Tool Use, Motor Variability, Reaching, Grasping, Upper-Limb Control, Muscle Synergies
Higher and Vocational Education
(Professional) Learning Communities
Life long learning
complex dynamical systems
career decision making
early school leaving
- Open Science
More info: https://heiningave.github.io/aboutme
+31 50 36 36495
Emotional development and emotion dynamics
Currently working on Veni 2018 grant project: (How) Does animal assisted therapy work? Animal-assisted therapy is gaining popularity, but there is no conclusive evidence for its effect. This study investigates the effect of dog-assisted therapy for children with Down Syndrome and Autism, and looks for a possible mechanism to explain this effect: Increased synchronization between the movements of child and therapy dog.
children's talented behavior and how it can be stimulated
process analyses in studying the effects of educational interventions