Middle East Technical University Child Development Lab



Welcome to the Child Development Lab at Middle East Technical University!


We are interested in investigating the role of contextual as well as individual factors in the cognitive, language, and socio-emotional development of children from infancy to adulthood. Most of the lab members are particularly interested in the development of children at risk.



Current studies run by the lab team:

  • Three year longitidunal study of children in different care types.

  • TAS-45 Turkish Adaptation Study


    Completed studies by the lab team:

  • Coming Soon


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