Alice Theadom

Alice Theadom

Job Title

ABI Rehabilitation Senior Research Fellow

Biography

Alice is a NZ Registered Psychologist. She undertook her training in the UK, completing her undergraduate honours degree in Psychology at the University of Essex and MSc in Health Psychology at Surrey University. Alice subsequently completed a period of supervised training in psychology and the Stage 2 Qualification in Health Psychology through the British Psychological Society, in the fields of smoking cessation and chronic pain management. Alice worked on several research projects focusing on applying psychological principles to health at Hillingdon Hospital and the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (UK) before joining AUT in 2009. Since joining AUT, Alice has completed her PhD which explored sleep difficulties in Fibromyalgia Syndrome and leads a programme of research with a particular focus on traumatic brain injury.

Expertise
  • Qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Health psychology
  • Sleep
  • Fatigue
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Fibromyalgia syndrome and neurological conditions