Dr Rachel Shaw, CPsychol, HCPC Health Psychologist
Dr Shaw has been running the MSc Health Psychology for over 5 years. She has been a practitioner Health Psychologist and on the BPS Register of Applied Psychology Practice Supervisors for almost 10 years.
Her research is in applied health settings with patients and healthcare professionals. She has a wealth of experience in research which is fed straight into her teaching. In fact, all the material in the MSc Health Psychology is informed be her own and others’ research.
Psychology teaching staff
All of our teaching team are research active and the profile of health psychology related research at Aston and our links with practice in the NHS makes us particularly distinctive. Our research expertise includes health promotion and health behaviours, chronic illness management, parental health behaviour, healthy ageing, and evidence synthesis.
Meet our Psychology teaching staff.