MSc, BSc (Psychology)
Current job title:
Research Associate, trainee health psychologist
Centre for Appearance Research, University of the West of England
I am a research associate and trainee health psychologist (currently in the second year of a professional doctorate in health psychology). My current programme of research includes trialling a psychological screening and audit tool for routine use with cosmetic surgery patients under the supervision of Professor Nichola Rumsey and Dr Alex Clarke. I am also particularly interested in the field of body image and eating disorder prevention.
Participated in a STSM - Read the report
Reason for joining:
To develop research collaborations and to conduct cross- cultural research.
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action:
Appearance related research a) cosmetic surgery and psychological screening and auditing, b) body dysmorphic disorder c) body image and eating disorder prevention.
COST Actions Outcomes:
Participated in a STSM
Link to institution: www.uwe.ac.uk