Applied Psychology Research and Innovation Group

Organisation profile

About us

The Applied Psychology Research and Innovation Group  is advancing practice and maximising impact in mental and physical health, psychological interventions, and brain, behaviour and substance use studies. 

Through our innovative approaches, interdisciplinary collaboration, and evidence-based practices, we improve well-being, develop effective interventions, and deepen our understanding of the connections between the brain and behaviour, and key societal issues such as substance use.


Professor David Shearer

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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