Behaviour, Health and Resilience Research Group

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The Behaviour, Health and Resilience Research Group is an established and expanding research unit, previously constituted as the Applied Psychology Research Unit in 2004. Membership of the group is located in the Department of Psychology of the School of Social, Humanities and Law at Teesside University.

The Behaviour, Health and Resilience Research Group consists of researchers and researcher/practitioners working across various areas of psychology. Areas of specialism include cognitive psychology, social psychology, health psychology, forensic psychology, counselling psychology, clinical psychology, evolutionary psychology and positive psychology.

Research topics in published research by group members include human life-history strategies, food supplementation and cognitive function, attentional interference, face recognition, giving evidence in court, extended contact and romantic relationships, behavioural cyber security and moral decision-making.

The Behaviour, Health and Resilience Research Group is committed to addressing real-world challenges, for example by assessing and improving psychological function in physical health conditions, mental-health conditions, interview practices in forensic settings, and decision-making and data analysis in health settings.

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  • Designing an electronic blood-borne virus risk alert to improve uptake of testing

    Van Schaik, P., Lorrimer, S. & Chadwick, D. R., 12 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of STD and AIDS.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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  • Negotiating the boundaries of the medical model: Experiences of people with epilepsy.

    Kilinc, S., Campbell, C., Guy, A. & Van Wersch, A., 31 Jan 2020, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 102, 7 p., 106674.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Press / Media

    Spotlight Interview - Using Gorilla for Research

    Mircea Zloteanu

    10/01/19

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Press / Media

    Student theses

    Biopsychosocial aspects of idiopathic scoliosis

    Author: Flynn, D., 7 May 2007

    Supervisor: Van Schaik, P. (Supervisor) & Van Wersch, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

    Characterising action potential in virtual game worlds applied with the mind module

    Author: Eladhari, M. P., 30 Apr 2010

    Supervisor: Fencott, P. (Supervisor), Van Schaik, P. (Supervisor) & Mateas, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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    The common forms of contemporary videogames: a proposed content analysis model

    Author: Allick, S., 1 Apr 2012

    Supervisor: Fencott, C. (Supervisor), Van Schaik, P. (Supervisor) & McElhone, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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