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    Exploring health and wellbeing-related topics. Developing psychological interventions to improve health and wellbeing outcomes. Implementation and innovations in healthcare.

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    HCPC Registered Health Psychologist. Applied health researcher. Programme Director MSc Health Psychology (on campus and online).

    Interested in children's and young people's health and care. Expertise in qualitative methods, psychological interventions, healthcare innovation and evaluation, evidence synthesis. 

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    Post Graduate Certificate Academic Practice in Higher Education (2021), University of Wolverhampton

    Stage 2 Qualification in Health Psychology (2013), British Psychological Society

    PhD Health and Population Sciences (2013), University of Birmingham

    MSc Health Psychology (2008), Aston University

    BA (Hons) Social Philosophy and Applied Ethics (2005), Cardiff University

    Membership of Professional Bodies

    Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2021) 

    Registered Health Psychologist, Health and Care Professions Council (2013) 

    Full Member of BPS Division of Health Psychology (2013) 

    Chartered Member of the British Psychological Society (2013) 

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


    • BF Psychology
    • Health Psychology
    • Qualitative Methods
    • Intervention development
    • Evidence synthesis
    • Implementation science
    • Children, Young people and Families
    • RJ101 Child Health. Child health services
    • Parental health behaviour
    • Adolescent health
    • Healthcare Improvement


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