Department of Psychology

Organization profile

Profile Information

The Department of Psychology also emphasises the integral role of high quality research in moving the discipline forward.  We are proud to be a high quality teaching led, research active Department that encompass a diverse portfolio of expertise. The Department is home to the Centre for Applied Psychological Research. 

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Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Crime Medicine & Life Sciences
offender Social Sciences
Interviews Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisoners Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisons Medicine & Life Sciences
offense Social Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2019

Acceptability and feasibility pilot randomised controlled trial of medical skin camouflage for recovery of women prisoners with self-harm scarring (COVER): the study protocol

Mitchell, H., Abel, K., Dunlop, B., Walker, T., Ranote, S., Robinson, L., Edgar, F., Millington, T., Meacock, R., Shaw, J. & Gutridge, K., 19 Jan 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 1, 11 p., e021891.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Randomized Controlled Trials

Adult report of childhood imaginary companions and adversity relates to concurrent prodromal psychosis symptoms

Davis, P., Webster, L., Fernyhough, C., Ralston, K., Kola-Palmer, S. & Stain, H., Jan 2019, In : Psychiatry Research. 271, p. 150-152 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Prodromal Symptoms
Psychotic Disorders
Dissociative Disorders

A new machine learning model based on induction of rules for autism detection

Thabtah, F. & Peebles, D., 29 Jan 2019, In : Health Informatics Journal. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Autistic Disorder
Learning systems
Medical Psychology

Projects 2016 2021

Justice in the aftermath of sexual assault

Wager, N.


Project: ResearchResearch Council

Activities 1990 2019

External Examiner (Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology)

Tammi Walker (Examiner)
Jan 2019

Activity: Examination typesExamination

Appearance and bisexual women

Sarah Jane Daly (Speaker)
9 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Independent grant reviewer

David Peebles (Participant)
6 Feb 2019

Activity: Other activity typesOther