Centre for Applied Psychological Research

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The Centre for Applied Psychological Research (CAPR) has an international reputation for innovative, interdisciplinary research coverning a wide range of issues, with a particular emphasis on applied cognitive science, the psychology of health and well-being, and criminal, investigative and forensic psychology.

Research in the Centre is particularly aimed at applying the theories and methods of psychology to solve real-world problems and inform professional practice and policy.

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Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisoners Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisons Medicine & Life Sciences
Social Identification Medicine & Life Sciences
Suicide Medicine & Life Sciences
psychology Social Sciences
Students Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2003 2020

A Mobile-Based Screening System for Data Analyses of Early Dementia Traits Detection

Thabtah, F., Mampusti, E., Peebles, D., Herradura, R. & Varghese, J., 1 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Medical Systems. 44, 1, 14 p., 24.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Artificial intelligence
Mobile Applications

Patients’ Experiences of Cardiovascular Health Education and Risk Communication: A Qualitative Synthesis

Mentrup, S., Harris, E., Gomersall, T., Köpke, S. & Astin, F., 1 Jan 2020, In : Qualitative Health Research. 30, 1, p. 88-104 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Health Education
Life Style
Coronary Disease
Patient Participation

Using Drift Diffusion Modeling to Understand Inattentive Behavior in Preterm and Term-Born Children

Retzler, J., Retzler, C., Groom, M., Johnson, S. & Cragg, L., 1 Jan 2020, In : Neuropsychology. 34, 1, p. 77-87 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Reaction Time
Task Performance and Analysis
Automatic Data Processing
Regression Analysis

Projects 2016 2018

Activities 1993 2019

Humans as lie detectors: Naive or adaptive?

Christopher Street (Speaker)
31 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Higher Education Academy (External organisation)

Daniel Hunt (Member)
10 Sep 2019 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

4th World Congress of Psychogeography

Alexander Bridger (Organiser)
6 Sep 20198 Sep 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipating in a conference, workshop, ...

Press / Media

Leaving Neverland

Nadia Wager


2 items of Media coverage, 6 Media contributions

Press/Media: Expert Comment

As ITV's "Liar" Shows, Spotting Deception is Harder Than it Looks

Chris Street


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment