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									                        Test Library

                           Catalogue




                 Compiled by Briege Glynn

June 2004
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(Latest update – August 2005)

Department of Psychology

National University of Ireland, Galway


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August 2005.................................................................................................................................................1
    National University of Ireland, Galway ......................................................................................................1
    CLINICAL/PERSONALITY TESTS .............................................................................................................4
    HEALTH MEASURES ................................................................................................................................6
    MEASURES IN HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY: A USER’S PORTFOLIO .......................................................8
    Pain and Pain Behaviours ..........................................................................................................................8
    Stress, Emotion and Life Events .................................................................................................................8
    Coping ........................................................................................................................................................8
    Social Support.............................................................................................................................................8
    Health Status and Health-Related Quality of Life ......................................................................................8
    Illness, Symptoms, Disability and Recovery ...............................................................................................8
    MEASURES IN HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY: A USER’S PORTFOLIO .......................................................9
    Expectations, Experience and Evaluations of Health Care ........................................................................9
    Individual and Demographic Differences ...................................................................................................9
    Causal and Control Beliefs .........................................................................................................................9
    Beliefs and Knowledge about Health and Illness .......................................................................................9
    Health-Related Behaviour ..........................................................................................................................9
    ASSESSMENT: A MENTAL HEALTH PORTFOLIO ...............................................................................10
    Global Measure of Distress ......................................................................................................................10
    Anxiety ......................................................................................................................................................10
    Depression ................................................................................................................................................10
    Interpersonal Difficulties ..........................................................................................................................10
    Habit Disorder ..........................................................................................................................................10
    Psychological Adjustment to Illness .........................................................................................................10
    Stress, Coping and Social Support............................................................................................................10
    HEALTH PROMOTION MATERIAL .......................................................................................................11
    HEALTH REPORTS .................................................................................................................................11
    INTELLIGENCE TESTS ...........................................................................................................................12
    PERCEPTION/MOTOR TESTS ................................................................................................................13
    PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT .................................................................................................................13
    VOCATIONAL/EDUCATIONAL TESTS ..................................................................................................14
    OCCUPATIONAL TESTING ....................................................................................................................15
    OPQ - Occupational Personality Questionnaire ......................................................................................15
    Occupational Testing Handbook ..............................................................................................................15
    Advanced Test Battery ..............................................................................................................................15
    Graduate and Managerial Assessment .....................................................................................................15
    OPQ 5 .......................................................................................................................................................15

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BASEMENT SECTION: MATERIAL FROM Q-BLOCK **Located under desk ...................................16
Developmental ..........................................................................................................................................16
BOOKS (held in test library) ....................................................................................................................17
BOOKS (not held in the Test Library) ......................................................................................................18
JOURNALS HELD IN TEST LIBRARY ................................................................................................19
Health Psychology -1993 Volume 12 (Nos. 1-6).......................................................................................19
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology .........................................................................................19
B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 1998/1999 ...............................................................................21
B.A. 3RD YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 1999/2000 ..............................................................................23
B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2000/2001 ..............................................................................25
B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2001/2002 ...............................................................................27
B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2002/2003 ...............................................................................29
B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2003/2004 ...............................................................................31
B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2004/2005 ...............................................................................33
Master of Psychological Science in Health Psychology ...........................................................................37
Master of Psychological Science in Health Psychology ...........................................................................38
Master of Psychological Science in Health Psychology ...........................................................................39
Master of Psychological Science in Health Psychology ...........................................................................40
Master of Psychological Science in Health Psychology ...........................................................................41
MASTER OF ARTS ...................................................................................................................................43
DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY ............................................................................................44




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CLINICAL/PERSONALITY TESTS

Adolescent Bortner Self-Rating Scale
Adult Self-Perception Profile
Anger Response Inventories
Are you a Liberal or Authoritarian Parent?
A-S Reaction Study
Attributional Style Questionnaire
Beck Anxiety Inventory
Beck Depression Inventory
Beck Depression Inventory II
Beck Hopelessness Scale
Brief Symptom Inventory
Buss-Durkee Hostility Inventory
California Psychological Inventory
California Q-Set Personality for Adults (Revised Edition) CAQ-90 – Also Child Version
Child Anxiety Scale
Children’s Apperception Test (C.A.T.)
Children’s Depression Inventory
Children’s Depression Scale
Clinical Analysis – Questionnaire
Cook-Medley Scale
Coopersmith’s Self-Esteem Inventory (Form B) – see Rosenberg
Coping Inventory for Stress Situations (CISS) Manual
Crown-Crisp Experimental Index
Culture Free Self-Esteem Inventory
Depression-Happiness Scale
Eating Disorders Inventory EDI – 3 – ***restricted use
Edward’s Personal Preference Schedule (EPPS)
Examining for Aphasia
Eysenck Personality Questionnaire (Adult)
Eysenck Personality Questionnaire (Junior)
Eysenck Personality Questionnaire-R (in Eysenck Personality Scales)
Eysenck Personality Scales (Adult)
Eysenck’s Personality Inventory
Eysenck’s Personality Inventory, Extraversion sub-scale
Eysenck-Withers Personality Inventory
Family Relations Test – Adult & Married Couples
Family Relations Test – Children’s version
Fear Survey Schedule
Gender Identity Scale
Golombok Rust Inventory of Sexual Satisfaction
Hassles and Uplifts Scale
Holzman Inkblot Technique
Hostility and Direction of Hostility Questionnaire
Hysteric, Obsessive Questionnaire
Hysteriod-Obsessoid Questionnaire
Impulsiveness Questionnaire (in Eysenck Personality Scales)
Internal-External Locus of Control
Interpersonality Reactivity Index
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CLINICAL/PERSONALITY TESTS

Jenkin’s Activity Survey (Form C)
Kendrick Cognitive Test for Elderly
Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery (Form 1)
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)
Mooney Problem Checklist
Motivation Analysis Test (Catell)
NEO Five-Factor Inventory
NEO Personality Inventory (NEO-PI-R)
Novaco Anger Inventory
Objective-Analytic Battery (O-A)
Porteus Student Problem Checklist
Prejudice Scale
Pressey X-O Test
Profile of Mood States (POMS)
Repertory Grid Technique
Roger’s Personal Adjustment Inventory (Revised)
Rorschach Inkblot Test
Rotter Incomplete Sentences Blank
Schizoid Personality Questionnaire (SPQ)
Self Perception Profile for Adolescents
*Sensation Seeking Scale - Zuckerman
Sex Role Inventory (Bem)
Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire (16 PF) 5th edition
Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire (16 PF) Forms A, B, C, D
Social Skills Training-Enhancing Social Competence with Children and Adults
State Self-Esteem Scale (SSES)
State-Trait Anger Expression Inventory (STAXI)
State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (Form Y)
State-Trait Anxiety Inventory – Children
Study of Values
Subjective Health Complaints Inventory – short test for physical symptoms
Tennessee Self-Concept Scale
Test Anxiety Inventory (TAI) – Spielberger – (Test Attitude Inventory)
The Need for Cognition
Type A Structure Interview
Velton Mood Induction
Ways of Coping Questionnaire (***Restricted Use***)
‘Coping’ booklet in Measures in Health Psychology Portfolio – more up to date and
no restrictions
* Zuckerman




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HEALTH MEASURES

Aberdeen Back Pain Scale
Acceptance of Illness Scale (AIS)
Adolescent Bortner Self-Rating Scale
AIDS Education Resource Material
Alcohol Expectancy Questionnaire – Adult Form (***Restricted Use***)
Arthritis Impact Measurement Scale (AIMS)
Assessment – A Mental Health Portfolio
Attitudes Towards Doctors and Medicine Scale
Barthel Index
Beliefs About Pain Control Questionnaire (BPCQ)
Body Image Assessment
Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ)
Cancer Attitude Inventory (CAI)
Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D)
Child Psychology Portfolio – Health and Social Care
Children’s Health Locus of Control Scale – Child HLC
Chronic Heart Failure Index Questionnaire
Clinical Anxiety Scale (CAS)
Cohen-Huberman Inventory for Physical Symptoms (CHIPS)
COPE
Coping Responses Inventory (CRI)
Courtauld Emotional Control Scale (CECS)
Fear Questionnaire
Framingham Anger Measure
Framingham Type A Behaviour Pattern Measure
Functional Limitations Profile (FLP)
Functional Performance Record
General Health Questionnaire (GHQ 12)
General Health Questionnaire (GHQ 60)
General Preventative Health Behaviours Checklist (GPHBO)
General Satisfaction Questionnaire-GSQ Lancashire Quality of Life Profile
Generalized Self-Efficacy Scale
Golombok Rust Inventory of Marital Satisfaction (GRIMS)
Golombok Rust Inventory of Sexual Satisfaction (GRISS)
Hassles and Uplifts Scales
Health Belief Model
Health Opinion Survey (HOS)
Health Value Scale
Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)
Illness Perception Questionnaire
Illness Representation Model
Inventory for Depressive Symptomatology (IDS)
Inventory of Interpersonal Problems (IIP)
Lancashire Quality of Life Profile
Life Orientation Test (LOT)
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Life Orientation Test (Revised)

HEALTH MEASURES

Marlowe-Crowne Scale
McGill Pain Questionnaire (MPQ)
Measures in Health Psychology: A User’s Portfolio
Medical Interview Satisfaction Scale (MISS)
Mental Adjustment to Cancer Scale (MAC)
Mobility Inventory for Agoraphobia
Morgan-Russell Assessment Schedule (MRAS)
MRC Needs for Care Assessment (Version 2)
Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scale (MHLC)
Nicorette Help Pack
Occupational Stress Indicator
Padua Inventory
Pain Coping Strategies Questionnaire (CSQ)
Pain Intensity Rating Scales
Parenting Stress Index (3rd ed)
Patient Request Form (PRF)
Pennebaker Inventory of Limbic Languidness (PILL)
Perceived Control of Insulin-Dependent Diabetes
Perceived Health Status/Single-Item Measures
Perceived Stress Scale (PSS)
Positive and Negative Affect Schedule (PANAS)
Prejudicial Evaluation and Social Interaction Scale
Quality of Adjusted Life Year Index (QALY)
Recovery Locus of Control Scale (RLOC)
Reported Health Behaviours Checklist
Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale (RSES)
Rotterdam Symptom Checklist (RSCL)
Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
Schedule for the Evaluation of Individual Quality of Life (SEIQOL)
Short Alcohol Dependence Data Questionnaire (SADD)
Short Form Social Support Questionnaire (SSQ-6)
Significant Others Scale (SOS)
Social Activities and Distress Scale (SAD)
Specific Self-Efficacy Beliefs
StressPac
Theory of Reasoned Action
UAB Pain Behaviour Scale
Varicose Veins Clinical Questionnaire
Varni-Thompson Paediatric Pain Questionnaire (PPQ)




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MEASURES IN HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY: A USER’S PORTFOLIO

Pain and Pain Behaviours
McGill Pain Questionnaire -MPQ (Melzack, 1975, 1985)
Pain Intensity Rating Scales
UAB Pain Behaviour Scale (Richards et al, 1982)
Beliefs about Pain Control Questionnaire -BPCQ (Skevington, 1990)
Pain Coping Strategies Questionnaire –CSQ (Rosentiel & Keefe, 1983)
Varni-Thompson Paediatric Pain Questionnaire –PPQ (Varni et al, 1987)



Stress, Emotion and Life Events
The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale –HADS (Zigmond & Snaith, 1983)
General Health Questionnaire –GHQ-12 (Goldberg & Williams, 1988)
Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale –CES-D (Radloff, 1977)
Perceived Stress Scale –PSS (Cohen et al, 1983)



Coping
COPE (Carver et al, 1989)
Mental Adjustment to Cancer Scale –MAC (Watson et al, 1988)


Social Support
Short Form Social Support Questionnaire –SSQ-6 (Sarason et al, 1987)
Significant Others Scale –SOS (Power & Champion, 1988)


Health Status and Health-Related Quality of Life
Perceived Health Status: single-item measures:
   a) Visual Analogue Scale –VAS (Wright, 1987)
   b) Verbal Rating Scales of Health Status – VRS
Satisfaction with Life Scale –SWLS (Diener et al, 1985)
Acceptance of Illness Scale –AIS (Felton et al, 1985)
Quality of Adjusted Life Year Index –QALY (Rosser & Kind, 1988)
Illness specific measures:
   a) Arthritis Impact Measurement Scale –AIMS (Meenan et al, 1980)
   b) Rotterdam Symptom Checklist –RSCL (de Haes et al, 1990)


Illness, Symptoms, Disability and Recovery
Barthel Index (Mahoney & Barthel, 1965)
Functional Limitations Profile –FLP (Patrick & Peach, 1989)


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MEASURES IN HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY: A USER’S PORTFOLIO

Expectations, Experience and Evaluations of Health Care
Attitudes towards Doctors and Medicine Scale (Marteau, 1990)
Patient Request Form –PRF (Salmon & Quine, 1989)
Krantz Health Opinion Survey –HOS (Krantz et al, 1980)
Cancer Attitude Inventory –CAI (Berrenberg, 1991)
Prejudicial Evaluation and Social Interaction Scale (St. Lawrence et al, 1990)
Medical Interview Satisfaction Scale –MISS (Wolf et al, 1978)



Individual and Demographic Differences
Framingham Type A Behaviour Pattern Measure (Haynes et al, 1983)
Framingham Anger Measure (Haynes et al, 1983)
Courtauld Emotional Control Scale –CECS (Watson & Greer, 1983)
Marlowe-Crowne Scale (Crowne & Marlowe, 1960)
Positive and Negative Affect Schedule –PANAS (Watson et al, 1988)
Pennebaker Inventory of Limbic Languidness –PILL (Pennebaker, 1982)
Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale –RSES (       Rosenberg, 1989)
Life Orientation Test –LOT (Scheier & Carver, 1985)



Causal and Control Beliefs
Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scale –MHLC (Wallston et al, 1978)
Children’s Health Locus of Control Scale –Child HLC (Parcel & Meyer, 1978)
Perceived Control of Insulin Dependent Diabetes (Bradley et al, 1984)
Recovery Locus of Control Scale –RLOC (Partridge & Johnston, 1989)
Self-efficacy measurement: a) Specific self-efficacy beliefs (Wegner et al, 1993)
                             b) Generalized Self-Efficacy Scale



Beliefs and Knowledge about Health and Illness
Health Value Scale (Lau et al, 1986)
Model-based approaches to measurement: approaches based on:
 a) The Health Belief Model (Becker, 1984)
 b) Theory of Reasoned Action (Ajzen & Fishbein, 1980)
 c) Illness Representation Model (Lau & Hartman, 1983)



Health-Related Behaviour
General Preventative Health Behaviours Checklist –GPBH (Amir, 1987)
Reported Health Behaviours Checklist (Prohaska et al, 1985)


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ASSESSMENT: A MENTAL HEALTH PORTFOLIO


Global Measure of Distress
General Health Questionnaire –GHQ-12


Anxiety
Fear Questionnaire
Mobility Inventory for Agoraphobia
Clinical Anxiety Scale –CAS
Padua Inventory



Depression
Inventory for Depressive Symptomatology –IDS
Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale –HADS



Interpersonal Difficulties
Social Activities and Distress Scale –SAD
Inventory of Interpersonal Problems –IIP
Golombok Rust Inventory of Sexual Satisfaction –GRISS
Golombok Rust Inventory of Marital Satisfaction –GRIMS



Habit Disorder
Morgan-Russell Assessment Schedule –MRAS
Body Shape Questionnaire –BSQ
Short Alcohol Dependence Data Questionnaire –SADD



Psychological Adjustment to Illness
McGill Pain Questionnaire –MPQ



Stress, Coping and Social Support
Hassles and Uplifts Scales
Significant Others Scale –SOS
Coping Responses Inventory –CRI


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HEALTH PROMOTION MATERIAL

AIDS/HIV
AWARE
Dental Health Foundation
Drink Awareness for Youth (DAY)
Drugs
Irish Cancer Society
Irish Heart Foundation
Irish Lung Foundation
National Safety Council
Schizophrenia Ireland




HEALTH REPORTS

Community Initiated Patient Satisfaction Survey of an Accident and Emergency
Department
Public Health in the Eastern Health Board Region
Teenage Smoking, Drug & Alcohol Use in the Midwest




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INTELLIGENCE TESTS

AH5 Group Test of General Intelligence
Anagram table
Bayley Scales of Infant Development
Bayley Scales of Infant Development – Second Edition (1993) *
British Ability Scales
Children’s Embedded Figure Test
Critical Thinking Appraisal
Culture Fair Intelligence Test
Draw a Person Test Kit
Frostig Development Test for Visual Perception
Frostig Development Test for Visual Perception – Programme
Gesell Developmental Examination
Goldstein-Scheerer Object Sorting Test
Goodenough-Harris Drawing Test
Infant Intelligence Scale (Catell)
Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children
Memory for Designs Test
Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test
Raven’s Progressive Matrices (Standard, Advanced, Coloured)
Reynell Development Language Scales
Series of Emergency Scales
Stanford-Binet, 3rd edition
Stanford-Binet, 4th edition
Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking
WAIS – Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
WAIS – III
WAIS-R – Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale, Revised
Wechsler Memory Scale
WISC-R – Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children
WISC-3
WPPSI – Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence
* Check with Declan for Key




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PERCEPTION/MOTOR TESTS

Edinburgh Handedness Inventory
Finger Dexterity Test
Fransworth Dichotomous Test for Colour Blindness
Ishihara Test for Colour Blindness
Osteretzky Motor Proficiency Test




PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

On My Two Feet
OSCAIL
Stay Safe Programme




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VOCATIONAL/EDUCATIONAL TESTS

Achenbach Teacher’s Report Form
Achenbach Youth Self-Report
Adaptive Behaviour Scale (Adults & Children)
APU Occupational Interests Guide
Burt Word Reading Test (1994)
Daniels & Diack Reading Test
Differential Aptitude Test
Drumcondra Attainment Tests
Durrell Analysis of Reading Ability
Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities
Iowa Silent Reading Tests
Marino Graded Word Reading Scale
Mechanical Comprehension Test – From CC
National Adult Reading Test – (NART) 2nd ed. (1991)
Neale – Analysis of Reading Ability
Nelson-Denny Reading Test (Forms A, B, C & D)
Nouns-Concreteness, Imagery and Meaningfulness Values for 925 Nouns
Occupational Testing (See Separate Sheet)
Reading Free Vocational Interest Inventory
Schonell Reading and Spelling Tests
Teacher’s Word Book of 30,000 Words
Test of Social Insight (Adult Edition)
Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales




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OCCUPATIONAL TESTING

OPQ - Occupational Personality Questionnaire
Introduction
Development of OPQ
Structure/Administration of the OPQ
Factor/Octagon Scales
Concept Scales
OPQ Norms
Feedback of the OPQ
Reliability
Correlations with other Questionnaires
Validity
OPQ Expert System
Case Studies

Occupational Testing Handbook (Saville & Nyfield, 1987)
Introduction
SHL Tests
Test Administration and Scoring
Test Norms
Correlation – The Study of Relationships
Test Reliability
Test Validity
The Utility of Occupational Testing
Fair Selection and Test Ethics
Test Sheets

Advanced Test Battery (this test must be used by approved test users only)
Manual and User’s Guide
Advanced Test Battery (Level 1)
Advanced Test Battery (Level 2)
Advanced Test Battery (NORMLINE 86)
Scoring Keys


Graduate and Managerial Assessment
Manual and User’s Guide
Question Book – Abstract, Form A
Question Book – Verbal, Form B
Question Book – Numerical, Form B


OPQ 5
Precourse Guide
OPQ Questionnaires Workbook ( 2 & 5 day courses)
PD-300 personal Computer
Occupational Testing Clipboard
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BASEMENT SECTION: MATERIAL FROM Q-BLOCK **Located under desk
Advanced Progressive Matrices – Sets I & II
Bennett Mechanical Comprehension Test
Developmental Test of Visual Perception (Marianne Frostig).
Design Judgement Test
Eysenck Personality Questionnaire E.P.Q. (Adult) several copies.
Harrower Multiple Choice Test (for use with Rorschach cards and slides).
Marino Graded Word Reading Scale (Seamas V. O Suilleabhain C.F.C.).
Mechanical Comprehension Test ( Owens & Bennet).
Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI).
Rorschach Ink Blot Test Library.
State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI) Speilberger et al.
Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale: Manual for the Third Revision Form L-Minnesota.
Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale – record booklets.
*Survey of Study Habits and Attitudes                  (possible distractor?)

Developmental


AH5/~AH6 IQ Tests
Bayley Scales of Infant Development – Infant Behaviour Record
Bayley Scales of Infant Development – Mental Scale record Form
Bayley Scales of Infant Development – Motor Scale record Form
Bristol Social-Adjustment Guides – The Child in Residential Care
Bristol Social-Adjustment Guides – The Child in School Diagnostic Form
Bristol Social-Adjustment Guides – The Child in school (Boy)
Burt Reading Test (1974 Revision)
Developmental Test of Visual Perception – Marianne Frostig
Iowa Silent Reading Tests
Junior Eysenck Personality Inventory (J.E.P.I.)
P.I.P. Developmental Charts – Jeffree & Mc Conkey
Rotter Incomplete Sentence Blank
The Nelson-Denny Reading Test
The New Junior Maudsley Inventory (manual, forms and scoring key)
The Pictorial Scale of Perceived Competence and Acceptance for Young Children
Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal
Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence WPPSI
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BOOKS (held in test library)

American Psychological Association (2001). Publication Manual of the American
      Psychological Association (5th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological
      Association.

American Psychological Association (1999). Publication Manual of the American
      Psychological Association (4th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological
      Association.

An Bord Altranais (The Nursing Board). (1994). The future of Nurse Education and
    Training in Ireland

Brace, N. Kemp, R. & Snelgar, R ( 2002). SPSS for Psychologists: A Guide to Data
     Analysis using SPSS for Windows – Layout Tables for Stats. Tests section only

Coakes, S.J. & Steed, L.G. (2001). SPSS: Analysis without Anguish. Brisbane: Wiley &
                                   Sons

Dancey, C. P. & Reidy, J. (2002). Statistics Without Maths for Psychology: Using SPSS
    for Windows (2nd ed.). London: Prentice Hall

Dept. of Health and Children (1995) A Health Promotion Strategy
                             (2001) Primary Care – A New Direction
                             (2001) Quality and Fairness – A Health System for You

Dept. of Public Health       (1998) Teenage Smoking, Drug & Alcohol Use in the
                                    Midwest

Doll, E. A. (1953) Measurement of Social Competence: A Manual for the Vineland
       Social Maturity Scale. Minnesota: American Guidance Service, Inc.

Freeman, F. S. Theory and Practice of Psychological Testing. New York:
      Henry Holt & Company

Golden, C. J. (1979) Clinical Interpretation of Objective Psychological Tests.
      New York: Gruen & Stratton, Inc.

Green, S. B. et al. (2000). Using SPSS for Windows: Analyzing and Understanding
       Data. London: Prentice-Hall International (UK) Ltd.

Hayes, S. C., Barnes-Holmes, D. & Roche, B. (Eds.). (2001). Relational Frame
       Theory. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenun Publishers.

Heim, A. (1970) Intelligence and Personality: Their Assessment and Relationship.
      Middlesex: Penguin Books

Howitt, D. & Cramer, D. (2000). An introduction to Statistics in Psychology: a complete
       guide for students. (4th ed.). London: Prentice Hall

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Howitt, D. & Cramer, D. (2001). A Guide to Computing Statistics with SPSS for
       Windows. London: Prentice Hall (2 copies)

HSEA (2002) Psychological Services in the Health Services
            Joint Review Group Report

Koppitz, E. M. (1964). The Bender Gestalt Test for Young Children. New York: Grune &
         Stratton Inc.

Moffat, A. C., Osselton, M. D. & Widdop, B. (Eds.). (2004). Clarke’s Analysis of Drugs
       and Poisons. 3rd. ed. GB: The Bath Press    CD-ROM available on request

National Cancer Registry Ireland. (1995). Cancer in Ireland: Incidence & Mortality

Pallant, J. (2001). SPSS Survival Manual. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Robinson, J. P. (1991). Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Attitudes

SPSS Inc.      Using SPSS for Windows        Tape also available on request


Tabachnick, B. G. & Fidell, L. S. (2001). Using Multivariate Statistics.
      Boston: Allyn & Bacon



BOOKS (not held in the Test Library)

Frank-Stromberg & Olson (1997). Instruments for Clinical Health-Care Research.
       Nursing Library: 610.73072.

Impara, J. & Plake, B. S. (1998). The Thirteenth Mental Measurements Yearbook.
       James Hardiman Library: 150.287

McDowell, I. (1996). Measuring Health: a guide to rating scales and questionnaires (2nd
ed.). New York: OUP. James Hardiman Library: ISBN - 0195103718

Oppenheim, A. N. (1992). Questionnaire Design, Interview & Attitude Measurement
James Hardiman & Nursing Library: 300.72 OPP


VIDEOS

Beating Bullying

Experimental Film – Smoking habits of Adolescents – Martha Doyle (2000)

Management: Listening for Understanding

Three Approaches to Counselling (82 mins.)
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JOURNALS HELD IN TEST LIBRARY


British Journal of Addiction
1988 Volume 83 Nos. 1 - 7 and 9 - 12
1989 Volume 84 Nos.1, 3 - 5, 7 - 12
1990 Volume 85 Nos. 1 - 12
1991 Volume 86 Nos. 1, 3 - 12
1992 Volume 87 Nos. 1, 3, 5, 6, 10 - 12

International Review of Psychiatry - 1989 Volume 1 Nos. 1 & 2

Developmental Psychology
1995 Volume 31 Nos. 1 - 6
1996 Volumes 32 Nos.1, 2, 3, 5 & 6
1997 Volume 33 Nos. 1 - 4
1999 Volume 35 Nos.1 & 2

Psychology of Aging
1996 Volume 11 No. 4
1997 Volume 12 Nos. 1 - 3

Health Psychology -1993 Volume 12 (Nos. 1-6)

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology
1973 Volume 25 (Nos. 1-3); Volume 26 (Nos. 1-3)
1980 Volume 38 (Nos. 1, 2, 3 & 6)
1981 Vol. 40, No. 6, 977-1169
1984 Volume 47 (Nos. 2-6)
1985 Volume 48 (Nos. 1-6); Volume 49 (Nos. 1-6)
1986 Volume 50 (Nos. 1-6); Volume 51 (Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 & 6)
1987[Volume 52 (Nos. 1-6)
1995 Volume 68 (Nos.1 & 2); Volume 69 (Nos. 1, 2, 4, 5 & 6)
1996 Volume 70 (Nos. 1-6); Volume 70 (Nos. 1-6)
1997 Volume 72 (Nos. 1- 6); Volume 73 (Nos. 2-6)
1998 Volume 74 (Nos. 1 & 20)

Psychology and Health - 1993 Volume 8 (Nos. 1, 4 & 6)

American Psychologist
1996 Volume 51 (Nos. 7-9, 11 & 12)
1997 Volume 52 (Nos. 3&9)

Professional Psychology: Research and Practice
1996 Volume 27 (Nos. 4-6)
1997 Volume 28 (Nos. 1-4)

JOURNALS ARE LOCATED ON THE TOP OR BOTTOM SHELF OF THE BOOKCASE

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B.A. Third Year Research Projects




        Third Year Projects
           1999 - 2005




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                   B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 1998/1999


Burke, Ronan         Creative Imagination of Undergraduates in Responses to Radio and
                     Television Stories: The Faulty Memory Hypothesis Tested
Corry, Peter         The Role of Conversational Norms in Part-Whole Assimilation and
                     Contrast Effects in Surveys, and their Interpretation as Instances of Implicit
                     Social Cognition
Flynn, David         The Effect of Manipulating Visual Information on the Performance of a
                     Complex Ballistic Task
Flynn, Niamh         The Effects of Melody and Lyrics on Mood and Memory
Foley, Mairéad       Bullying in Schools: A Child’s Perspective
Glynn, Briege        Effect of Perceived Control of Time and Active Coping on Self-Reported
                     Stress
Hayden, Anne         The Availability Heuristic in Judging the Frequency of Famous and Non-
                     famous Names
Hayes, Jennifer      An Examination of Creativity Potential and its Relation to IQ Scores in
                     Three Separate Age Groups of Primary School Children
Kaufmann,            The Relationship between Repressive Coping Style and the Complexity of
Sandra               Emotional Representations
Kilgallen, Conor     Weapon Focus: Does it Affect Eyewitness Memory?
Laffan, Eimear       Television Viewing Frequency and Perceptions Reality: Examination and
                     Causation
Leahy, Brian         Is the Contextual Interference Effect Generalisable to Computer Games?
McDonnell, Eoin      The Effect of Relatedness of Category Pairs and Retrieval Practice Status
                     on Word Recall: A Further Test of Inhibitory Mechanisms in Memory
Murphy,              An Exploratory Study of Computer Attitudes, Computer Stress, Computer
Ann Marie            Self-Efficacy and Coping in a Group of Expert, Non-Expert and Novice
                     Computer Users
Noone, Sinead        Investigating Computer Anxiety in College Undergraduates


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O’Keefe, Paul      The Importance of Circumstantial Evidence when Discrediting Eye-Witness
                   Testimony and the Effect of Gender on Guilty Verdicts
O’Malley,          The Framing Effect: A Robust Phenomenon or Susceptible to Need for
Grainne            Cognition
O’Shaughnessy,     The Effects of Typeface Characteristics on Visual Field Asymmetries for
David              Letter Identification in University Students
Phelan, Cora       Body Image Disturbances: The Role of Mental Imagery in Distortion
Quinn, Rory        The Effects of Meaningfulness of Position and Reading Order on Chess
                   Players Recall of Auditorily Presented Chess Positions
Reddington,        Attribution of Responsibility for Alcohol-Related Driving Offences
Farrah
Rooney, Michelle   The Effects of Various Study Environments on Performance on Cognitive
                   Tasks
Tyndall, Ian       Learned Helplessness and Immunization Effects in the Common Ground
                   Beetle (Carabidae)




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                   B.A. 3RD YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 1999/2000


Beshel,             Sustained Attention as a Function of Differential Hemispheric Processing:
Jennifer Lynn       Optimizing Brain Capacity Through Right Hemisphere Incorporations.
Carr, Denise        An Investigation of the Generation Effect under Conditions of Incidental
                    Memorization
Casey, Brian        The Malleable Effect of Post-Identification Feedback on Eyewitness
                    Reports of the Witnessing Experience: Can the Effect be Moderated?
Casey, Christina    An Investigation of the Associations Between Personality, Comparative
                    Optimism and Preventative Health Behaviour
Cox, Aisling        Smoking, Coping and Health Behaviour among University Students
Crowe, Siobhan      Source of Sex Education in Relation to Self-Esteem and Attitudes towards
                    AIDS Precautions among College Students
Daly, Emma          An Investigation of Gender Differences in Romantic Jealousy and the
                    Relationship Between Jealousy and Love
Doyle, Martha       Implementing the Theory of Planned Behaviour to Examine the Effects of
                    Smoking Scenes in Films and Anti-Smoking Advertisements Shown Prior
                    To Films on Adolescents
Flanagan, Róisín    Variables that Mediate AIDS – Preventative Behaviour in University
                    Students
Gallagher,          Self-Esteem and Aggression: The Role of Stability and Level of Self-
Aisling             Esteem in Aggression and Hostility
Geoghegan,          The Binding Problem: An Investigation into the Feature Binding Process
Laura               and the Effects of Distance on Illusory Conjunctions
Keane, Michael      Effects of Various Presentation Conditions on Temporal Coding in
                    Memory
Kenny, Saoirse      Perceived Risk of Sexually Transmitted Infections and Non-Sexually
                    Transmitted Diseases as Assessed by Third Level Students
Larkin, Claire      Effects of Programme Context (Violence and Humour) on Memory for
                    Television Advertisements
Lynch, Edel         The Kamin Blocking Effect, Incidental Learning and Psychoticism
Masterson,          To Investigate if there is an Association Between Temperament and
Caitriona           Relationship: Styles with Disordered Eating Attitudes in College Women

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Moore, Laura       Examination Stress as a Function of Changes in Health-Related
                   Behaviour and Mood, Subject to the Effects of Coping and Perceived
                   Social Support
Mulveen,           The Effects of Distraction Tasks on Pain Threshold, Pain Tolerance and
Ruaidhrí           Self-Reported Ratings of Pain
Murphy,            The Influence of Physical Effort and Reinforcement on Human
Siobhan            Performance in a Subsequent Cognitive Task
Murray, Chita      The Prevalence of Masculine Sex-Role Orientation Amongst Individuals
                   Displaying Type A Behaviour Pattern
Nagle, Yvonne      Perceived Invulnerability in Adolescent’s Judgements of Health and
                   Environmental Risks
Nevin, Sheila      Perceived Social Support: A Predictor of Social Competence and Self-
                   Esteem during Early Adolescence
Nicholson,         The Role of the Appearance-Reality Distinction in Children’s Knowledge
Karoline           of Multiple Representations
O’Dowd, Alice      Components of Occupational Choice of Male and Female Undergraduate
                   Students Across Faculties
O’Sullivan,Olive   An Experimental Investigation of the Role of Iconic Gestures in Lexical
                   Access Using the tip-of-the-tongue Phenomenon
Reilly, Colin      Stereotypes and Prejudice at the Implicit Level: The Irish Experience
Whelan, Ben        Productivity Loss in Performance Groups: Self-Efficacy, Task Difficulty
                   and Social Loafing




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                 B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2000/2001

Bergin, Aedamar         Body Image Dissatisfaction in Irish University Students.
Brosnan, Aoife          The Behavioural Correlates of Sensation Seeking.
Campbell, Lisa          Effects of Personalisation and Self-Esteem on Response to E-Mail
                        Questionnaires.
Cleary, Deirdre         Moral Reasoning: The Influence of Age, Gender and Concern for
                        Others.
Colfer, Helen           Mental Imagery as a means of Enhancing Performance on a Cognitive
                        Computer Task.
Fitzgerald, Stephaine   The Effects of Induced Anxiety and Relaxation on Performance of
                        Working Memory.
Flynn, Maura            Effects of Status and Task Difficulty on Conformity.
Olivia Gormally         The Effects of Gender and Quality of Initial Help on Reciprocal
                        Helping Behaviour.
Guckian, Eimear         Perception of Emotional Support and Blood Pressure in Young
                        Females while exposed to Stressor Tasks.
Halley, Linda           The Effect of Media Violence on the Physiological Arousal of College
                        Students.
King, Shona             The Influence of the Perceived Views of Others on Racial Stereotype
                        Change.
McGuinness, Linda       Persistence In the Face of Failure. Effects of Type Of Task Advice,
                        Ego-Involvement Status And Level Of Self-Esteem On Task
                        Persistence And Performance.
Mulkerrins, Eric        The Effect of Concreteness and Mood on Recall of Concrete and
                        Abstract Words.
Murray, Carmel          Gender Schema, Gender Constancy and Children’s Perceptions of
                        Occupational Competence.
Mulqueen, Jillian       The Effect of Leading Questions on Children: Implications for
                        Eyewitness Testimony.
Nugent, Elaine          The Effect of Melody and Lyrics on Mood and the Effect of Mood on
                        Memory.


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O’Connor, Caroline     Downward Comparison and Prejudice: Effects of Self-Esteem and
                       Performance Feedback.
O’Dwyer, John          The Effect of Defendant Ethnicity and Group Poralisation on
                       Simulated Juror Decisions.
O’Reilly, Kate         The Effect of Mood States and Personality Traits on the Recall of
                       Positive and Negative Words.
O’Shaughnessy, Ruth Altruism and Attitudes towards refugees in urban and rural areas.
Quinn, Tracey          Avoidant Coping and Gender as a function of Verbal-Cardiovascular
                       Response Dissociation.
Raftery, Miriam        The Effects of Fashion Magazines on College Women’s Body Image.
Scheele, Alexandra     Analogical Problem Solving in Bilinguals.
Trimble, Antoinette    Comparing Learned Helplessness and Self-Esteem. Protection Theory
                       as Explanations for Female Performance Following Failure.
Thornton, Elizabeth    The Physical Attractiveness Stereotype & Attribution of Cause for
                       Socially Undesirable Behaviour.
Walsh, Sarah           An Investigation of the Mozart Effect On Spatial-Temporal
                       Reasoning.




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                    B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2001/2002



Callinan, Sheila         ‘Mood Congruency Effects’ Investigated by Means of Lexical
                         Decision and Memory Recall Task
Corridan, Rachel         ‘Medical Student’s Disease’: A cross sectional study of Irish Medical
                         and Law Students
Cunneen, Elaine          An investigation into the relationship between attractiveness
                                and attributes and the effects of first impressions
D’Arcy, Antoinette A.    The effects of task demands on reaction time scores and percentage
                         error rate scores
Dunne, Alan              The Stroop Test, Attention-Switching, and Problem Solving: An
                         Investigation of Diurnal Variations in Evening Type Young Adults
Flaherty, Claire         What is Beautiful is Good!’ Physical Attractiveness; is it a Perceived
                         Predictor of Personality and Intelligence?
Fogarty, Peter Anthony   The Effect of Concentration and Suppression Strategies in Mental
                         Control and Different Attention Demands on the Accessibility of
                         Target-Words and Target-Related-Words to Consciousness
Fox, Jenny               Students History of Smoking and Body Image: An Empirical Study
Fox, Kerry               An Investigation of Acute Effects of Caffeine on Mood and
                         Psychomotor Performance
Hegarty,                 The Effects of Encoding Instructions on the Recognition of Unaltered,
Julian Stephen           Inverted and Negative Faces
Johnson, Barbara         An Investigation of Semantic Blindness in bilingual children and
                         adolescents
Keane, Deborah           Concurrent Processing of Spatial Relations and Objects in Two
                         Cerebral Hemispheres
Kells, Mary              The effects of restraint-level and mood, on both the amount of food
                         eaten, and perceptions of food eaten


Kennedy, Donna           The Effects of Dispositional Optimism on Psychological and
                         Physiological Responses to Laboratory Stress

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Lawless, Kate          Family Cohesion, Self-Efficacy, and Mathematical Performance
Lynch, Maeve           An Investigation of the Influence of the Observer on the Single-Blind
                       and Double-Blind administration of Photo Arrays for Eyewitness
                       Identification
Mc Crann, Denis        Causal attributions of road traffic accidents; effects of participant’s
                       age, gender, information level and instructions to identify with the
                       actor
Mc Grann, Alison       Psychological reactivity to alcohol advertising in a college population
                       relative to alcohol consumption and alcohol expectancies
Mc Keever, Michelle    The influence of musical tempo on the cognitive performance and
                       time estimation of introverts and extraverts
Murphy, Aisling        Gender differences in the ability to divide attention between visual
                       and verbal tasks
Nicholas, Marie        False recognition memory of bilinguals for non presented Critical
                       associates across monolingual and mixed language trials
Ní Chomhraí, Caoimhe   The measurement of bilingualism and its relationship to divergent
                       thinking among primary school children
Ní Mhuircheartaigh,    The mediating role of fear of pain in attention and recognitionbiases
Judith                 of pain-related stimuli and the influences of these Cognitive biases
                       and fear of pain on pain response
O’Callaghan, Dermot    Self-serving Biases: The Role of Friendship and Attribution Style


Rodgers, Alish         An Investigation Into The Changing Relationships Between Self-
                       efficacy, Personal Goals and Performance
Ryan, Siobhán          An Investigation into the Effects of the Gender of the Hirer and the
                       Gender of the Applicant on the evaluation of Job Applicants
Solon, Amy             Sex-role stereotyping and ‘beautyism’ as influencing variable in the
                       election of candidates for a university students union
Verrier, Diarmuid      Semantic Processing of Logographs: Just which side are they on
                       anyway?




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                B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2002/2003


Bourke, Aisling B.       Effects of emotion on attention

Boyle, Tracy M.          Effect of feedback and locus of control on cardiovascular reactivity
                          and task performance

Burke, Siobhan           Exploring social facilitation: The effects of social support and
                          complexity of task on mood during physical activity

Dignam, Brian            The effect of daily caffeine consumption on the accuracy of time
                          estimation

Dorai-Raj, Conn          Effect of an audience on learning a novel cognitive task:
                          demonstrating social facilitation

Dowd, John               Provocation frequency and gender of target:
                          their role in sex differences in aggression

Foley, Sharon            Hostility and harassment: their independent and interactive effects on
                          cardiovascular reactivity in women

Geoghegan, Peter         The effect of chewing gum on auditory and visual memory

Gibbons, Andrea           Task difficulty, reinforcement and self-efficacy: their effects on
                          persistence

Gillan, Diane M.         Effects of colour on task performance and mood


Guinan, Carol            Perceptions of personal and objective risk of smoking ‘low yield’

                          and ‘regular-yield’ cigarettes

Hannick, Elaine          Parenting styles: effects on body satisfaction and on physical

                          attractiveness ratings of self and others



Hernon, Barbara          The effect of induced mood on selective attention

Howard, Siobhan          Aromatherapy versus placebo: does lavender reduce mental stress?

James, Emily             Arousal and willingness to taste foods

Jones, Marie             Vision versus olfaction with reference to memory recall

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Kola, Susanna            The effect of communication ability on cardiovascular reactivity
                          to a speech task

Lavelle, Fiona           Musical mood induction and its effects on heart-rate and cognitive
                         abilities

MacGuinness, Catherine   Collective remembering: an examination of neuroticism in
                          relation to eyewitness conformity, confidence and
                          susceptibility to the misinformation effect.

Maybury, Laura           The effect of social context and level of introversion-extraversion on
                          mood pre- and post- exercise

Nolan, Olive             What’s that smell?
                         The verbal overshadowing effect on olfactory memory

O’Brien, Sandra          The effects of anticipatory and trait anxiety on eyewitness testimony

O’Farrell, Eimear        The effectiveness of melody and rhythm as mnemonic devices for
                          unfamiliar information

Ridge, Mary              Effects of background music tempo on the speed of performance of
                          introverts and of extraverts on a clerical task

Ryan Maeve               Age and gender differences in children’s perceptions and
                          judgements of risk
Taylor, Eadaoin          Frequency of exposure and pupil size in male faces: effects on
                          females’ ratings of attractiveness


Tumelty, Sinead          Attending to or avoiding threatening stimuli: repressors and the
                          emotional Stroop




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                 B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2003/2004


                          The effect of co-actor performance on risk-taking behaviour in a
Ashe, Cathryn             gambling task

Bond, Irene               Stimulus equivalence and motivation

Brandt, Miriam            Self-efficacy and social facilitation effects on task performance

                          Alcohol consumption in university students; self-esteem, alcohol
Coleman, Eadaoin          dependency and blood pressure

Conneely, Lorraine        The effects of radio on a driving simulation task

                          Does environmental context affect blood pressure? An examination
                          of the influence of various settings and a personality variable on
Conneely, Sinead
                          cardiovascular reactivity

                          Individual differences in social loafing: gender and hostility as
Corr, Aidan               moderators of group performance

                          Locus of control and the perception of social support as moderators
                          of cardiovascular reactivity in relation to the living arrangement of
Cronin, Sarah
                          college students

Flannery, Kate             Stimulus equivalence, symmetry and non-arbitrary relations

Flynn, Nicola             The influence of written emotional disclosure on emotion

Fox, Sarah                The verbal overshadowing effect on tactile memory

                          The effects of stereotype threat on the math performance of Irish
Friel, Fiona              female undergraduates
                          The effect of permanent night shift work on psychological variables:
                          mood, cognitive and motor performance and on the ability to self-
Horan, Gráinne
                          monitor performance

Hughes, Donnla            Transfer of function through equivalence-equivalence relations

Kelly, Mary               The interactive effects of attention switch and repetition-priming

Lavin, Emer               The effects of mood on self-focused attention



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Luby, Jennifer           Musical mood induction and the impact of induced emotional states
                         on cognitive performance and heart rate
                         A comparison of self-guided and experimenter-guided elaborative
Lynam, Emer. P.           strategies on memory for facts

Mc Keon, Clare-Anne      Aging, task complexity, and cardiovascular reactivity

McNally Siobhán          Cognitive integration of a learned second language: semantic priming

                         Social facilitation, extraversion, task complexity and their effects on
Nash, Mary               performance and arousal

                         The effect of language context and semantic associations in groups of
Ni Cheallaigh, Aisling   highly competent bilinguals

                         Gender and age differences in primary school children’s ability for
Ni Theimhneain, Maria    divided attention

Norman, Heather          The effect of time pressure and trait anxiety on emotional Stroop

                         The relationship of social support and a new version of the modified
O’Shea, Áine             social learning theory to smoking behaviour
                         The effects of social support and self-esteem on cardiovascular
Place, Christopher       reactivity during a mental arithmetic challenge


Quinn, Bridget           The enactment effect in memory


Ryan, Emer               Word perception and misperception: Possible influences examined

Sayers, Robin            Gender differences in implicit learning

Spain, Aisling           The effects of gender, motivation and experience on social
                          facilitation and arousal in a rowing task

Tyrell, Niamh            A developmental study of the effect of music tempo on performance
                          of cognitive tasks of varying difficulty level

Walsh, Claire            The effect of physical attractiveness of the defendant and gender of
                          the juror on guilty verdicts and harshness of sentencing




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                  B.A. 3rd YEAR RESEARCH PROJECTS 2004/2005


Barry, Mícheál             Sheep and Wolves: A study of social conformity, threat and
                           authoritarianism
                           Irish heterosexual men’s drive for masculinity and exposure to
Barry, Sinéad              instrumental and aesthetic images of the male body

                           The effects of induced mood on performance of a selective-attention
Burke, Maria               and an attention-switching task

                           Stimulus equivalence, non-arbitrary relations, and non-arbitrary
Casserly, Mary             relation training

                           The effect of sleep patterns, perceived stress and coping strategies on
Casserly, Sally
                           the preference for minimal effort in task selection
Coughlan, Edel             An examination of inmates’ attitudes towards education

Coyne, Sandra              Equivalence-equivalence, transfer of function: Further investigations
                           The influence of body weight on trainee teacher evaluations of
Crowe, Claire A.           academic performance

Donoghue, Emer, A.         Do introverts relax better then extraverts?

                           Complexity of affect and optimism: the effects of stress and trait
Dowd, Haulie               anxiety

Dowling, Siobhán B.        Teaching monetary equivalences to a sample of autistic children
                            A cross-sectional study to assess developmental differences in
Doyle, Jillian             individual and psychosocial correlates of adolescent dieting

                           The sojourner’s experience in Ireland: An investigation of ethnic
Fish, Rosemary
                           identity, identity salience and correlates of acculturation

Fitzpatrick, Pádraig       Differences in mental health literacy between lay students, medical
                           students and clinical psychology students

Foley, Ailis               An investigation into a treatment procedure designed to reduce
                           delayed echolalia in two children with a diagnosis of autism

                           Investigating the relationship between beliefs about cues to
Gallagher, Laura           deception in high stake and low stake situations, and perspective
                           taking tendency
                           Psychological and physiological responses to a laboratory stressor:
Gibson, Jennifer A.        the roles of emotional intelligence and depression


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                        Locus of control and the effect of positive and negative feedback on
Goggins, Stephanie A.   performance

                        An investigation of the correlates of modern homonegativity in Irish
Harrington, Aoife       university students

                        Children’s memory for stereotypic story content
Hill, Maura

                        An empirical investigation of contextual control over relational
Kelly, Gillian          framing

Kenny, Paula            The application of terror management theory to anti-Americanism,
                        nationalism, and patriotism in Irish and American undergraduates
                        An examination of the relationships among weight preoccupation,
Kilcullen, Sophia       coping styles, and smoking in Irish university students

                        Social Learning theory and binge drinking in undergraduate students
Lally, Aisling
                        False recognition: Effects of stimulus modality and level of
Lynch, Deborah
                        processing
                        The psychosocial impact of post-mastectomy breast reconstruction
McCann, Leigh
                        The effect of age, gender and type of physical disability (congenital
                        or acquire) on Irish children’s attitudes toward their peers with a
Mc Moreland, Claire
                        physical disability

                        Effects of personal, skeletal, and instructor’s notes on lecture recall
Mc Sharry, Jenny
                        of university students
                        The relationship between women’s participation in sport, their
Mc Tiernan, Aoife       attitudes towards body image, eating behaviours, and self-esteem

                        An impression formation study: Attitude formation and evaluative
Mulligan, Ailbhe        judgments of wrong-doers

O’Neill, Louise         A qualitative assessment of the daily hassles of adolescents
                        Effects of differential reinforcement of other behaviour (DRO) and
                        self-management on the problem behaviours of two young children
O’Reilly, Karen
                        with autism

                        In search of refuge: the general health and psychological well-being
Pender, Tom             of African mothers adapting to Irish society in Ireland
                        Understanding binge drinking among students: The role of the theory
Pollard, Jill           of planned behaviour and implementation intentions




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Power, Lorna         Stimulus equivalence, transitivity and non-arbitrary relations


Prendergast, Shona   The effects of manipulating the gender and speech style of a
                     misleading post-event information source on memory recall for that
                     event

Quinn, Deirdre       Exploring the motives and attitudes of volunteers

Simpson, Joy         Social presence: The effects of audience monitoring and size on
                      performance of the Stroop task

Walsh, Pádraig T.    The effects of gender, motivation and experience on social
                      facilitation and arousal in a rowing task




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MASTER OF PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE IN
       HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY




     M. Psych. Sc. in Health Psychology
                 1996 - 2004


                                          36
                       Master of Psychological
                    Science in Health Psychology

                                                                                YEAR OF
                                  DISSERTATION                                SUBMISSION


Dempsey, Helen     Locus of Control Beliefs, Illness Uncertainty and Future      1996
                   Health Perceptions in Multiple Sclerosis.

Di Blasi, Zelda    SKIN CANCER: Risk Perceptions and Sun Protective              1996
                   Behaviour in Irish Outdoor Workers.

Feeney, Ann        An Investigation of the Relationship Between                  1996
                   Dispositional Optimism, Coping, Perceived Stress and
                   Symptom Reporting in a Sample of Undergraduate
                   Students.

Freeley, Áine      Attitudes to Medication: An Exploratory Study of their        1996
                   Relationship with Coping Style and Quality of Life in
                   Patients with Asthma.


Gleeson, Marian.   Cognitive Appraisal of and Cardiovascular Response to         1996
                   Laboratory Stressors: The Role of Gender and Locus of
                   Control Beliefs.


Golden, Anne       Effects of a Respite Care Intervention on Perceived           1996
                   Control, Self-Efficacy and Anxiety in Individuals with
                   Multiple Sclerosis [MS]. 1996


Lavelle, Anne      Illness Representations, Coping Mechanisms and                1996
                   Physical and Psychosocial Functioning in Patients with
                   Cardiovascular Disease.


O’Reilly, Arthur   Attitudes to Physical Disability among University             1996
                   Students.


White, Patricia    Children and Chronic Illness: The Role of Psychological       1996
                   Factors in Adherence to Diabetes Regimen.




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                      Master of Psychological Science
                           in Health Psychology
                                                                              YEAR OF
                                    DISSERTATION                            SUBMISSION


Battles Ava          The Role of Psychosocial Variables and Cognitions in      1998
                     Adjustment to End-Stage Renal Disease

Burke Nessa          The Impact of Psychosocial Stress on Healthy Irish        1998
                     Women: An Investigation of the Relationship between
                     Coping Strategies, Social Support, Personality, Mood
                     and Health Status

Byrne Molly          Modality of Communication and the Recall of Health-       1998
                     Related Information among a Sample of Young People

Connellan Sorcha     Perception and Risk of AIDS and Sexually transmitted      1998
                     Diseases in Third Level Students

Cuddy Nuala          Rural General Practitioner’s Experience of Out of         1998
                     Hours Care Provision: A Qualitative Study

Foxe, Gregory        Predictors of Reported Drug Use:                          1998
                     A Study of Galway Adolescents

Gallagher Jonathan   Illness Representations, Coping Procedures and            1998
                     Quality of Life in a sample of University Students
                     with Asthma

Heary Caroline       A Child-Centred Intervention to Prepare Children for      1998
                     Their Visit to the Doctor: Effects on Children’s
                     Communication, Levels of Anxiety, Attitudes
                     Towards Doctors and Perceptions of the Consultation

Hegarty Ita          Expectations, Experiences and Satisfaction with           1998
                     Childbirth: A Prospective Study
Lynch Miriam         An Exploratory Investigation of the Impact of Vision      1998
                     Loss on the Psychological and Social Adjustment of
                     the Individual
Murtagh Sharon       An Investigation of the Relationship Between Pre-         1998
                     menstrual Symptom Reporting, Perceived Stress and
                     Mood in a Sample of University Students
O’Neill Siobhán      Psychosocial and Attitudinal Variables Affecting          1998
                     Intention to Breast Feed Among Women Attending
                     Ante-Natal Classes in Galway

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                         Master of Psychological Science
                              in Health Psychology
                                                                              YEAR OF
                                                                            SUBMISSION
                                      DISSERTATION
Cahill Deirdre          Psychological preparation prior to a noxious           2000
                        medical procedure: Evaluating the effectiveness
                        of information and behavioural approaches in
                        endoscopy patients.

Duffy Claire            An Investigation of the Relationship between           2000
                        Parental Chronic Illness and Child Psychosocial
                        Adjustment

Gavin Bríd              The Psychological Adjustment of Mothers of             2000
                        Children with Cystic Fibrosis: Mediating Effects
                        of Stress, Coping and Family Functioning

Gilhooley Elizabeth     Applying Core Constructs of the Transtheoretical       2000
                        Model to Investigate Perceived Benefits of and
                        Barriers to Exercise Participation and Adherence
                        among Young People

Kelleher Brenda         Global and Situation-Specific Variables: as            2000
                        predictors of safe sexual practices

McDarby Vincent         Effects on Cardiovascular Reactivity of Gender         2000
                        of Support Provider and Gender of Participant
                        during Video-Relayed Social Support

O’Sullivan Bernadette   Job stressors and coping strategies as predictors      2000
                        of mental health and job satisfaction among
                        general practitioners

Reynolds Colette        The Relationship between Smoking and                   2000
                        Perceived Stress, Mood and Coping among
                        Female and Male University Students

Tansey Andrea           Knowledge, Attitudes and Reported Behaviours           2000
                        Relevant to Sun Protection and Sun Tanning in
                        Adolescents



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                       Master of Psychological Science
                            in Health Psychology
                                                                              YEAR OF
                                                                            SUBMISSION
                                    DISSERTATION
Casey Christina       An Investigation of the Association Between              2002
                      Motivation, Coping Style and Exercise Behaviour
                      in a Student Health and Fitness Programme

Corcoran Ella Marie   A study of Attitudes and Behavioural Intentions of       2002
                      Irish Children Towards a Peer with a Physical
                      Handicap

Cousins Grainne       College Students’ Failure to Practise Safe Sex           2002
                      Despite Their Positive Intentions: An Event-
                      Specific Analysis

Flanagan Roisin       Social Support and Affect in Maternity Patients          2002
                      Two Days and Two Weeks Post-Delivery

Gallagher Aisling     Cognitive Processsing Bias in Chronic Pain: An           2002
                      investigation of Pain-Related Memory and
                      Attention Biases in Patients with Chronic Pain and
                      Healthy Control Participants

Greve Jutta Roisin    Exploring the Impact of Social Support and               2002
                      Related Psychosocial Constructs on Certain Short-
                      Term Adjustment Outcomes in a Cohort of Older
                      Hip Fracture Patients

Lavin Deirbhile       Dental Floss Behaviour: A test of the predictive         2002
                      utility of the Theory of Planned Behaviour (Ajzen
                      1985) and the effects of making Implementation
                      Intentions (Gollwitzer 1993)

Lynch Edel            An investigation of psychological well-being             2002
                      among care-givers of patients with acquired brain
                      injury: An application of a stress and coping model

Mc Carthy Philomena   A Study of the Role of Illness Representation s and      2002
                      Beliefs about Insulin in Relation to Treatment
                      Adherence and Psychological Well-Being in
                      Adolescents with Insulin Dependent Diabetes
                      Mellitus

Murphy Marianne       The Relationships between Psycho-social Variables        2002
                      and Health Outcomes in Adults
Swords Lorraine       The Effects of Subjective Experience with Breast
                      Cancer on Comparative Optimism, Breast Cancer            2002
                      Attitudes and Anxiety and Breast Self-Examination

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                      Master of Psychological Science
                           in Health Psychology
                                                                                      YEAR OF
                                                                                    SUBMISSION
                                     DISSERTATION

                     Explicit and implicit memory performance and bias in              2004
Byrne Sinéad         chronic pain: The role of anxiety, depression and illness
                     perceptions


                     Cardiovascular Reactivity to Social and Non-Social Stressors      2004
Callinan Sheila      in High-andLow-Dominant Participants: A Gender-Specific
                     Phenomenon?


                     An Examination of the Role of Prototype/Willingness Model         2004
Carey Cliona         and the Theory of Planned Behaviour in the Prediction of
                     Smoking in Adolescence


Connaire Shannon     The relationships between illness representations, self-care      2004
                     and well-being in individuals with Type 2 diabetes


                     An Examination of the Influence of Cardiovascular                 2004
Darker Catherine     Reactivity, Gender and Social Support on the Perception of
                     Acute Pain in a Healthy Sample


Johnson Barbara      The Effects of Acceptance and Valuing on Tolerance for and        2004
                     Perception of Pain


                     An examination of breast-feeding intention and behaviour in       2004
Mullaney Lisa        first time mothers: An application of a modified version of
                     the Theory of Planned Behaviour


O’Donovan Aoife      Day-to-Day Support Moderates the Effects of Availability of       2004
                     Laboratory Support on Cardiovascular Reactivity to Stress

                                                                                       2004
Perkins Rachel       The Influence of Affective Imagery and Anxiety on Tolerance
                     of Acute Pain


Schallmayer Sabine   Cardiovascular Reactivity to Psychological Stress Across the      2004
                     Menstrual Cycle: Influence of Oral Contraceptive Use and
                     Personality


Stranaghan Crystal   Exploring the role of social support in the psychosocial          2004
                     adjustment of the individual during cardiac rehabilitation




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DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY



          INDEX

      MA by Research
      Thesis Submitted-
             2003
             2004


             PhD
      Thesis Submitted-
             1993
             1994
             2003




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                           MASTER OF ARTS




                                                                YEAR OF
                            THESIS                            SUBMISSION



Kenny Saoirse   Sleep Problems and Challenging Behaviour in      2003
                   Adults with General Learning Disability


                Nurse Empathy and the Wellbeing of Patients      2004
Hoare Sandra        Receiving Chemotherapy for Cancer




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                          DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF
                              PHILOSOPHY




                                                                          YEAR OF
                                                                        SUBMISSION
                                        THESIS



Derivan-Lee Colette        Aspects of Body Image Disturbance in            1993
                                       Schizophrenia


   Hogan Jane           Women Attending a Colposcopy Clinic: An            1994
                        Appraisal of their Response to Interactively
                      Viewing a Video of their Examination and Laser
                       Treatment of Pre-cancerous Cervical Lesions




   Byrne Molly        Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease:
                        Patient Beliefs and Health-Related Behaviour       2003




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