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Name Professor Christopher Jarrold
Job title Professor in Cognitive Development and Head of School
Department School of Experimental Psychology University of Bristol
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Qualifications MA(Cantab), PhD(Sheff)
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Membership of professional bodies British Psychological Society
Experimental Psychology Society
Keywords autism
Williams syndrome
Down syndrome
Down's syndrome
children's memory development
children's cognitive development
pretend play
Areas of expertise I am a psychologist whose primary focus is the development in children of cognitive abilities such as memory and thinking. Much of my research focusses on these abilities among children with learning difficulties, and conditions such as autism, Down syndrome, and Williams syndrome