This PhD project is in a Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences competition for funded studentships. These studentships are funded for 3 years and comprise of Home/EU fees, a stipend of £15,009 and £1000 per annum to support research training. Overseas applicants may apply but are required to fund the difference between home/EU and overseas tuition fees (in 2020-21 the international fee is £19,100 for lab based projects and £15,700 for non-lab based projects but fees are subject to an annual increase).
(i) Kishita, N., Hammond, L., Dietrich, C. M. & Mioshi, E. (2018). Which interventions work for dementia family carers?: an updated systematic review of randomized controlled trials of carer interventions. International Psychogeriatrics, (30)11, 1679-1696.
(ii) Kishita, N. & Laidlaw, K. (2017). Cognitive behaviour therapy for generalized anxiety disorder: Is CBT equally efficacious in adults of working age and older adults? Clinical Psychology Review, 52, 124-136.
(iii) Collins, R. N. & Kishita, N. (2019). Prevalence of depression and burden among informal care-givers of people with dementia: a meta-analysis. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0144686X19000527 [Epub ahead of print]
(iv) Kaddour, L. & Kishita, N. (2019). Anxiety in informal dementia carers: A meta-Analysis of prevalence. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. https://doi.org/10.1177/0891988719868313 [Epub ahead of print]
(v) Collins, R. N. & Kishita, N. (2018). The effectiveness of mindfulness and acceptance-based interventions for informal caregivers of people with dementia: a meta-analysis. The Gerontologist, doi: 10.1093/geront/gny024. [Epub ahead of print]