Exploring the human mind: from the cradle to the fireground Inaugural Lecture by Professor Dianne Catherwood

Catherwood, Dianne F (2014) Exploring the human mind: from the cradle to the fireground Inaugural Lecture by Professor Dianne Catherwood. [Teaching Resource] (Unpublished)

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Professor Dianne Catherwood presents an accessible and engaging overview of her work as part of the CRACKLE research project team to a mixed audience of colleagues, co-researchers, and friends. Dianne's research studies of the human mind have ranged from infancy to adulthood and have especially focussed on infant reactions to colours and faces as well as adult capacity to make decisions in professions where stress and danger and frequently present. With other CRACKLE researchers, Dianne has studied how fire and rescue professionals function under stress, particularly how the ability to reason is supported by situational awareness.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: Human brain, developmental psychology, risk and decision-making, situation awareness, fire and rescue professionals, reasoning and stress, mapping brain activity, threat detection - adults
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Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Natural & Social Sciences > Psychological Sciences
Research Priority Areas: Sport, Exercise, Health & Wellbeing
Depositing User: Susan Turner
Date Deposited: 29 May 2015 09:55
Last Modified: 21 Feb 2019 11:51
URI: http://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/2310

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