The Cognitive-Affective Neuroscience and Development Lab is directed by Dr. Cecile Ladouceur and is part of the University of Pittsburgh’s Psychiatry Department.
What regions are involved in the identification and regulation of emotions?
What regions are involved in the cognitive control of reward information?
Depressed vs healthy adolescents show differing activation of key areas (significan regions shown in red).
Multi-Modal Research Methods
Our research blends together multiple domains of data collection.
CAN-D Lab News
2021 DANS Conference Postponed
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2021 Developmental Affective Neuroscience Symposium has been postponed until 2023. Get updates here.
July 2018: Mood and Brain Circuitry in Adolescence Study Now Recruiting
To find out more information about participating, visit the study website.