About the department

The Department of Special Education: Cognitive & Motor Disabilities focuses its teaching and research on the theme of prevention in early childhood. Prevention related early childcare and education are also covered.

Contact

Department office

E-mail address: secretariaatpedagogiek@uu.nl
Irma Smit, I.Smit-Adan@uu.nl, 030-253 4650
Margriet Soer, M.Soer@uu.nl, 030-253 4601
Astrid Meijs, A.meijs@uu.nl, 030-253 4601

Phone: 030 253 4931
Head of Department
Professor
Phone: 030 253 5526
Department Manager
Management Co-ordinator
Management Co-ordinator

Martinus J. Langeveld building

Martinus J. Langeveldgebouw
Address: 
Heidelberglaan 1, 3584 CS Utrecht, The Netherlands

Tel: +31 30 253 47 00 (reception)

Opening hours: 
Mon7:15-22:00
Tue7:15-22:00
Wed7:15-22:00
Thu7:15-22:00
Fri7:15-20:30
SatClosed
SunClosed
Research

The research focuses on disorders in the early development of motor and cognitive skills. This relates in particular to what are termed 'executive' skills (attention, inhibition, planning, regulation of emotions) and early school skills.

Staff

The staff website includes extensive information about the staff in the department