What we are researching
Our research spans the full range of psychology and is focused on the application of psychology in the real world. Current research themes include:
- Chronic illness (eg. obesity, diabetes, cancer, CHD)
- Health behaviours (eg. eating, smoking, exercise)
- Help seeking (eg. risk perception, symptom perception)
- Illness cognitions (eg. risk, identity and expectancies).
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Find a course
We have one of the largest cohorts of doctoral training in the UK with a lively and successful PhD programme and Practitioner Doctorates in Clinical Psychology, and Psychotherapeutic, and Counselling Psychology. We also offer Stage 2 Qualification in Health Psychology.
What our students say
Read our student and graduate profiles to discover first-hand what it's like to study with us.