Group members

Senior Lecturer in Applied Health Psychology
Department of Psychology

Dr Kareena McAloney-Kocaman holds a BSc (Hons) Social Psychology from the University of Ulster, a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Care Ethics and Law from the University of Manchester, and a PhD in Social Psychology from the University of Ulster.

Reader and Head of Department
Department of Psychology

Kerri McPherson is a Reader in Health Psychology and she is Head of the Department of Psychology. She is a Chartered Psychologist with the British Psychological Society and a registered Health Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council.

External members

  • Prof Steve Houghton (University of Western Australia)
  • Dr Pamela Jenkins (Research and Evaluation Officer, Mental Health Foundation)
  • Dr Nathalie Noret (York St John University)
  • Stefani Pagani (University of Strathclyde)
  • Sofia Pimenta (University of Strathclyde)

Postgraduate Taught Students 

The CAHRG also provides support to students enrolled on the MSc Forensic Psychology, DPsych Counselling Psychology, DPsych Health Psychology and DPsych Sports and Exercise Psychology.