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

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Research Output 2003 2019

A machine learning autism classification based on logistic regression analysis

Thabtah, F., Abdelhamid, N. & Peebles, D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Health Information Science and Systems. 7, 12, 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autistic Disorder
Logistic Models
Regression Analysis
Machine Learning
Health Care Costs

An Insight into Cyberbullying within Sixth Form in England

Hatfield, A., Tzani Pepelasi, K. & Lowe, E., 1 Jun 2019, In : Assessment & Development Matters. 11, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Deliberate Disguise in Face Identification

Noyes, E. & Jenkins, R., 1 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied. 25, 2, p. 280-290 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Costs and Cost Analysis

Projects 2016 2018

Prevalence and variation in antidepressant prescribing across Northern Ireland: a longitudinal administrative data linkage for targeted support

Boduszek, D., Shevlin, M., Murphy, J. & Rosato, M.


Project: ResearchResearch Council - AHRC

Activities 1993 2019

International Journal of Prisoner Health (Journal)

Dominic Willmott (Reviewer)
5 Mar 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

Personal Construct Theory and Practice (Journal)

Viv Burr (Editor)
1 Apr 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial work

Fast Tracking Domestic Abuse Cases

Maria Ioannou (Speaker)
9 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

Changing the Conversation: Shelving Shame

Dawn Leeming


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities