According to the national statistics, approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. In England, 1 in 6 people report experiencing a common mental health problem (such as anxiety and depression) in any given week.
There is an urgent need to improve the end-of-life care for people with dementia, given the rapidly increasing numbers of people affected by this life-limiting illness, and the current underdevelopment and variability of practice.
Criminal Justice Liaison and Diversion schemes (CJLDs) provide a means of addressing mental health and other vulnerabilities in people in contact with the criminal justice system, whilst integrating the work of mental health and police services.
Dr A Money, Prof G Ghinea, Dr T Cribbin, Dr S Lauria
Applications accepted all year round
Intelligent, ‘human-like’ applications, 3D games, and interfaces are becoming more common in our everyday lives, and as an important area of focus within the fields of Multimedia / Human-Computer Interaction research.
Falls in older people are a common cause of morbidity, mortality and loss of function. The physiological changes to the motor and sensory functions caused by ageing combined with the presence of other age-related diseases put this population at a high risk of falling.
Qualification type. MPhil / PhD. Location. Uxbridge, London. Mode of study. Full-time and Part-time. . Research students. are welcomed to Brunel as valued members of our thriving, research-intensive community.