Ben joined the Mental Health and Addiction Research Group in 2018 following 8 years at the University of Nottingham. During this time he contributed to a number of behavioural studies, including work in the UK Centre for Tobacco & Alcohol Studies. He has experience of both quantitative and qualitative research methods and of different approaches to evidence synthesis.
Ben’s research interests focus upon the study of psychological and behavioural processes in health and healthcare. He is currently working on a project that aims to understand the factors that influence self-management of physical health long-term conditions in people with severe mental illness. Past research topics include: