Centre for Psychology and Social Sciences

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre draws on staff expertise across the social sciences to create specialisms in exceptional experiences & consciousness studies, diversity, community & Equality, and health behaviour and prevention. Research is supported by national and international funding partners with an emphasis on work that has a direct impact on individuals and their communities, particularly with respect to health and wellbeing. The Centre is intended to support a balanced and sustainable team of committed researchers working collaboratively within a nurturing research culture that gives rise to world-class research in target areas of specialism.

"Ways of Thinking - 5 Ways Mentally Strong People Conquer Self-Doubt" by bjuditeb is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

"Ways of Thinking - 5 Ways Mentally Strong People Conquer Self-Doubt" by bjuditeb is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 

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    Research Output

    Emotional Eating: Implications for Research and Practice in Elite Sports Contexts

    Devonport, T., Nicholls, W. & Chen-Wilson, C-H. J., 18 Sep 2020, Feelings in Sport : Theory, Research, and Practical Implications for Performance and Well-being. Ruiz, M. & Robazza, C. (eds.). 1st ed. New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 213-222 10 p. (Routledge Psychology of Sport, Exercise and Physical Activity).

    Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

  • Response to Howard (2018): Comments on ‘A Meta-Reanalysis of Dream-ESP Studies’

    Roe, C. A., Storm, L., Rock, A., Sherwood, S. & Tressoldi, P., 30 Apr 2019, In : International Journal of Dream Research. 12, 1, p. 147-152 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to JournalComment/Debate

  • ‘The show must go on!’ Fieldwork, mental health and wellbeing in Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

    Tucker, F. & Horton, J., 5 Feb 2019, In : Area. 51, 1, p. 84-93 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • Alcohol-related affordances and group subjectivities: a Q-Methodology study

    Hill, K. M., Pilling, M. & Foxcroft, D. R., 3 Sep 2018, In : Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy. 25, 5, p. 376-385 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • Back to the 'Lilly' Pond: revisiting flotation tanks and their use in ESP research

    Cooper, C. E., 10 Mar 2018, In : Paranormal Review. 85, p. 8-11

    Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

  • Activities

    The Nitty Gritty: A Theory of the Professional’s Experience of the Transition Period for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Cheryl Watkins (Author), Josephine Chen-Wilson (Author), Rachel Maunder (Author) & Darren Chadwick (Author)

    9 Jan 202010 Jan 2020

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationResearch

    Lumbertubs Primary School

    Josephine Chen-Wilson (Academic), Kimberley Hill (Academic), Scott Turner (Academic) & Rachel Maunder (Academic)

    13 Mar 2020

    Activity: Public Engagement and OutreachSchools EngagementResearch

    Kings Heath Primary Academy, Northampton

    Josephine Chen-Wilson (Academic), Kimberley Hill (Academic), Scott Turner (Academic) & Rachel Maunder (Academic)

    11 Mar 2020

    Activity: Public Engagement and OutreachSchools EngagementResearch

    60th Annual Convention of the Parapsychological Association (Event)

    Callum Cooper (Reviewer)

    21 Jul 2017

    Activity: Publication Peer-review and Editorial WorkEditorial workResearch

    Hidden gems: lessons learned and benefits gained from the preservation and proliferation of historical documents

    Callum Cooper (Speaker) & David Saunders (Speaker)

    24 Oct 2015

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsInvited talkResearch