News from the Psychology Research Institute

Read the latest news from the Psychology Research Institute at Ulster University.


Ulster University leads on international consensus statement on mental health in sport

Ulster University leads on international consensus statement on mental health in sport

10 October 2019

The Power of the PhD at Ulster

The Power of the PhD at Ulster

3 July 2019

Ulster graduate already making a difference to stroke survivors in NI

Ulster graduate already making a difference to stroke survivors in NI

1 July 2019

Improving mathematical achievement in primary school-aged children

Improving mathematical achievement in primary school-aged children

6 June 2019

New resources developed to improve educational support for children born preterm

A new e-learning resource informs teachers how to support the learning and development of their pupils who were born preterm.

23 May 2019

Research finds that childhood adversity and trauma in Northern Ireland has lasting impact on mental health

Research finds that childhood adversity and trauma in Northern Ireland has lasting impact on mental health

30 April 2019

€8.84m investment in health research trials to benefit people’s health and wellbeing

€8.8m investment in health research trials to benefit people’s health and wellbeing

1 April 2019

World’s largest study of anxiety and depression seeks to understand the genetic links to mental health issues

World’s largest study of anxiety and depression seeks to understand the genetic links to mental health issues

25 February 2019

Abu Dhabi emergency services visit Ulster University

A senior delegation from the Abu Dhabi emergency services recently visited Ulster University to discuss co-operation in the areas of emergency trauma, working in emergency settings, major incident and search and rescue.

14 November 2018

Ulster University joins with Sport NI and the PHA in commitment to Wellbeing in Sport

Ulster University joins with Sport NI and the PHA in commitment to Wellbeing in Sport

10 October 2018

Ulster University helps primary school pupils to understand their emotions and build resilience on World Mental Health Day

Ulster University helps primary school pupils to understand their emotions and build resilience on World Mental Health Day

10 October 2018

Ulster University Professor calls for action to support those in suicidal pain

Ulster University Professor calls for action to support those in suicidal pain

10 September 2018

Professor Melanie Giles named a 2018 National Teaching Fellow

Professor Melanie Giles, Head of School of Psychology at Ulster University, has been named as a 2018 National Teaching Fellow.

30 August 2018

Ulster University study reveals differing views on Veterans’ Centre in Northern Ireland

Ulster University study reveals differing views on Veterans’ Centre in Northern Ireland

22 June 2018

Study finds Domestic Abuse Support Workers increase support for victims

Study finds Domestic Abuse Support Workers increase support for victims

20 June 2018

Ulster University study shows majority of people in NI respect the Armed Forces

Ulster University study shows majority of people in NI respect the Armed Forces

13 June 2018

HRH The Prince of Wales joins Ulster University to celebrate 50 years of the Coleraine Campus

HRH The Prince of Wales joins Ulster University to celebrate 50 years of the Coleraine Campus

12 June 2018

Ulster University hosts Three Minute Thesis competition

Ulster University hosts Three Minute Thesis competition

8 June 2018

Post primary schools in Northern Ireland urged to complete health and wellbeing survey

Post primary schools in County Antrim urged to complete health and wellbeing survey

17 May 2018

Research finds high levels of mental ill health in the creative industries in NI

Research finds high levels of mental ill health in the creative industries in NI

23 March 2018

Ulster University celebrates University Mental Health Day

Ulster University celebrates University Mental Health Day

1 March 2018

Ulster University student wellbeing study highlights prevalence of mental health issues among young people

Ulster University student wellbeing study highlights prevalence of mental health issues among young people

31 January 2018