Doctoral Projects

Andrewes, James. Exploring Young Men’s Uses of PDE-5is to Treat Erection Difficulties: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis

Barrow, Victoria. Will a Parenting Group Program Improve Parental Sensitivity in Adoptive Families?

Blackshaw, Emily. Young Person’s Clinical Outcomes in Routine Evaluation (YP-CORE) Scale: Psychometric Properties and Utility

Bushnaq, Zeina. The Impact of Psychological Factors and Cognitive Processes on Help Seeking Behaviours and Attitudes Towards Therapy in Individuals with Ileostomies and Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis

Carbo-Mascarell, Marina. Eating Disorders in an Age of Digital Technology: A Grounded Theory Exploration of How Clinicians Understand and Work with Client Social Media and Internet Use in Therapy

Fitzsimons, Clara Mai. Traumatic Birth Stories: An Exploration of Narratives, Discourses and Maternal Identity

Gash, Jessica. A Theory Building Case Study: School Based Humanistic Counselling for Adolescents on the Autistic Spectrum

Heien, Sofie. Using Goal Setting Theory to Understand Goal-Oriented Practice in Psychotherapy: The Case of Martin

Hutchinson, Jonny. Towards Clients Tailoring Their Own Care: Exploring Difficulties that Arise Between Therapists and Clients when Assessing Preferences During an Integrative Psychotherapy for Depression

Lord, Phillipa. Waking Up to Difficulties with Insomnia Management: Investigating the Barriers to GPs Implementing Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia in Primary Care

Lukanova, Polina. An Exploration of the Experiences of Therapists with a History of Trauma Working Therapeutically with Traumatised Clients

Neal, Alexandra. Revealing Bisexual Women’s Construction of Intimate Partner Violence: A Foucauldian Discourse Analysis

Raynham, Helen. Exploration of the ETHOS Process Model of School-Based Counselling 

Roberts, Natasha Sophie. Client Experiences of Psychological Therapy Following an Acquired Brain Injury: A Qualitative Study

Saffova, Stanislava. An Exploration of Early Maladaptive Schemas, Schema Modes and Attentional Control in Psychosis Spectrum


Jacob, Jenna (2020). Personalised Outcome Measurement: Using Goals to Evidence Outcomes That are Important to Young People in Therapeutic Mental Health Settings

Rose, Emma. The Role of Interpersonal Gratitude on Relationship Satisfacton and Wellbeing: Development of the 'Interpersonal-Gratitude Intervention for Couples'