Dr Kate Hamilton West (Research adviser)
Kate is a Reader in Health Psychology in the Centre for Health Services Studies (CHSS), University of Kent. She is a Chartered Psychologist, HCPC Registered Health Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.
Kate was Kent Academic Site Lead for the RDS SE until September 2019. She provides advice on research methods, study design, psychometric assessment, questionnaire development and multivariate data analysis. She also has expertise in health-related behaviour change, psychological therapies (CBT, ACT, mindfulness) and interventions for patients with long-term conditions.