From advancing psychological theory and methodology, to developing and testing behaviour change interventions to tackle some of the major health challenges of our time.
Many people diagnosed with an illness do not adhere to medical treatment recommendations. Why is this and how can we improve adherence?
How do people stick to healthy intentions, resist temptation and achieve diet/exercise goals? We aim to develop interventions that benefit health.
Individuals with a health condition can experience Disability. How can we understand what influences these factors and improve outcomes?
Understanding the role of occupational stress in health professionals, and improving the uptake of evidence-based practice.
How does behaviour affect health? Behavioural theories explain how people behave and the influence of personal thoughts and feelings and of social and physical surroundings.
We conduct leading research across a number of Health Psychology domains.
Meet the members of the Aberdeen Health Psychology Group.
Can you help solve the health challenges facing society?
Tel: +44 (0)1224 437974
University of Aberdeen
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