Start date: October 2015
Research Topic: Sustaining well-being in carers who remain in the workforce
Research Supervisor: Dr Henglien Lisa Chen, Professor Jennifer Rusted
- Rachel is interested in understanding the factors associated with sustainable psychological wellbeing in family carers of a person with dementia who are maintaining employment alongside the caring role.
- Rachel will utilise a mix of qualitative and quantitative methods, underpinned by multi-disciplinary research such as: psychology, social care, social policy, and anthropology.
- The findings will be complemented by a comparison of the factors associated with psychological wellbeing taken from the larger IDEAL study.