Our Mission

The mission of the SENSE (Social Emotional NeuroScience Endocrinology) lab is to better understand the social and emotional functioning of children with autism and related neurodevelopmental disorders and to translate findings into meaningful approaches and interventions.


What's going on in the SENSE Lab?

SENSE Lab Study Featured in Vanderbilt News!

Read the featured news story on SENSE Theatre and our new multisite intervention study, funded by the National Institute of Mental Health. https://news.vanderbilt.edu/2018/01/15/vanderbilt-participates-in-study-investigating-impact-of-theatre-on-youth-with-autism/ If you would like more information on how to participate in this research Read more…

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Our Office

Village at Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Nashville, TN, USA 


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(615) 322-4132

(615) 513-9562