06, February, 2015 Volunteers sought for chronic back pain self-management research
Researchers are looking for participants to help older people with chronic low back pain manage their condition.
04, February, 2015 RGU professor to look at failures in care and the role of regulation in nursing and midwifery
Professorial lecture to contextualise failures in care and look at the role of public protection regulation in Nursing and Midwifery.
Psychosocial & Mental Health
A theme within the Institute of Health and Wellbeing Research.
Our research is dedicated to the enhancement of lifelong mental health and wellbeing from a multidisciplinary perspective. We embrace an evidence-based approach to informing policy initiatives, clinical practice, and the education and training of healthcare professionals.
Programmes of research within the theme include:
- Bereavement care
- Ante-natal care
- Promotion of healthy ageing
- Mental health policy
- Self care interventions
- Clinical care provision for ethnic minority groups
- Trauma care - focused within the Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research (ACTR)
- Mental health and forensic nursing practice