Research Dissemination and Media

2017: Kirsty was featured on BBC Radio Scotland’s Personal Best programme for a discussion on the importance of community:




2016: Kirsty was interviewed on BBC Radio Scotland’s Newsdrive programme:


Listen to Kirsty’s discussion of adolescent drinking behaviour here .

2015: Kirsty had an article published in ‘Contact Magazine’ (University of Dundee staff and alumni magazine). October.

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2015: Kirsty was interviewed by Radio Tay and Wave 102 News Teams regarding ‘Identification With Social Groups Is Associated With Mental Health In Adolescents: Evidence From A Scottish Community Sample.’

2015: Kirsty was booked to present at a Café Science Dundee event with a talk entitled “Understanding Teenage Mental Health”.


2015: TEDxDundee: Kirsty was one of ten presenters at the TEDx event with the theme of ‘Make A Difference’ with a talk entitled: ‘The Social Cure’.


2014: “Health in Groups”. There was a discussion on BBC news of a team paper presented at the British Psychological Society Annual Clinical Conference.

2013: Kirsty presented “Health in Groups” at the Human Behaviour and Evolution Society.


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