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The Centre for Research in Psychology, Behaviour and Achievement (PBA) focuses on the development and evaluation of theoretically-rooted, evidence-based psychological interventions across a range of areas: children's literacy and developmental disorders, violence and interpersonal aggression, identity and resilience in communities and organisations, cognition, neuropsychology and psychopharmacology.

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Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
child Social Sciences
Violence Medicine & Life Sciences
Emotions Medicine & Life Sciences
Interviews Medicine & Life Sciences
Sexual Behavior Medicine & Life Sciences
Great Britain Social Sciences
England Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1997 2018

What is a Religious Belief?” - A special issue of Contemporary Pragmatism

Coleman III, T. J., Jong, J. & van Mulukom, V. 2018 In : Contemporary Pragmatism .

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

Religious beliefs
Pragmatism
intervention
competence
language
measurement method
development

A cross-syndrome study of the differential effects of sleep on declarative memory consolidation in children with neurodevelopmental disorders

Ashworth, A., Hill, C. M., Karmiloff-Smith, A. & Dimitriou, D. Mar 2017 In : Developmental Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Williams Syndrome
Down Syndrome
Learning
Retention (Psychology)

Activities 2008 2017

New approaches to supporting well-being in individuals with neurodevelopmental conditions

Hayley Crawford (Organiser)
23 Jun 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

African Lions, Threats, Conflict & Communities

Jackie Abell (Invited speaker)
5 Apr 2017

Activity: Invited talk

Prizes

BPS Undergraduate Award

Hayley Wright (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Emerging Scholar Award 2017

Hayley Wright (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Experimental Psychological Society Grindley Grant (£500)

Rosa Kit Wan Kwok (Recipient), 15 Sep 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Press / Media

Sex at 60 will keep you sharp!

Hayley Wright

22/06/17

1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Research

Frequent sex linked to higher cognitive function in seniors

Hayley Wright

22/06/17

1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Research

Over-50s + sex = boosted brain function

Hayley Wright

22/06/17

1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Research