Center for Applied Developmental Science
Research in Developmental Psychology
Rainer K. Silbereisen is Director of the Center for Applied Developmental Science (CADS), founded in 2003. The aim of the Center is to produce and disseminate scientific knowledge on human development across the life-span and its application to policymakers and the public. A particular emphasis is on research, prevention, intervention and training related to the promotion of positive development in young people and their families.