The impact of bariatric rehabilitation service on weight loss and psychological adjustment
Chris has research interests in the promotion of healthy behaviours, recovery from stroke, health claims for food products and methods of online deliberative engagement. He has secured research grants from ESRC, Sport England, EU, the Wellcome Trust and various UK government departments and is most recently PI on an RCT evaluating sports-oriented exercise programmes as an alternative to GP referral for gym-based exercise. He has extensive experience of supervising trainee clinical psychologists’ major research projects and an interest in statistical methods. In addition to numerous journal articles and conference proceedings he has published a text book on research methods for psychologists. He is currently the Director of the ESRC’s South East Doctoral Training Centre and Chair of the Association of Heads of Psychology Departments.