Congratulations to Dr. Kim Hurst for being awarded the PhD in Psychology in Sept 2017. Her research, supervised by Professor Melanie Zimmer-Gembeck and Dr. Caroline Donovan, was conducted with the aim of improving treatment for adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Her research thesis was titled Placing the focus on perfectionism in female adolescent anorexia nervosa: Augmented … More Congratulations to Kim Hurst who has recently been Awarded the PhD in Psychology
In this new paper (Rudolph, Zimmer-Gembeck, Shanley, & Hawkins, doi:10.1077/1077559517729479), we explore how prevention of child abuse may depend on involving parents in protection in new and innovative programs for families.
Announcing a new book published by Taylor & Francis and edited by Bart Soenens, Maarteen Vansteenkiste, and Stijn Van Petegem Description Autonomy is a central feature of adolescent development, playing a key role in adolescents’ psychosocial adjustment. However, opinions differ about the nature and definition of autonomy and so important questions regarding the role of … More Autonomy in Adolescent Development: Towards Conceptual Clarity