Andrew and Virginia Rudd Centre for Adoption Research and Practice

Sussex Rudd Centre

Photos from the launch

Presentations

Professor Gordon Harold
Andrew and Virginia Rudd Chair and Professor of Psychology
Director, Rudd Centre for Adoption Research and Practice
University of Sussex
Family Relationship Influences on Children’s Psychological Development: An Adoption-Based Perspective [PDF 2.80MB]

Professor Anita Thapar
Clinical Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry,
MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, 
Institute of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences,
School of Medicine,
Cardiff University
Genes, environment and their interplay in ADHD [PDF 953.21KB]

Dr John Simmonds, Director of Policy, Research and Development
British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF), London
The Andrew and Virginia Rudd Centre for Adoption Research and Practice [PDF 1.37MB]

Prof Sir Michael Rutter, Professor of Developmental Psychopathology,
MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre,
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience,
King’s College, London
Adoption Research: Challenges and some new findings [PDF 7.34MB]