Postdoctoral Research Assistant
I work on the Fit to Study project, a randomised controlled trial investigating the impact of physical activity during secondary school PE on academic attainment. I am particularly interested in whether and how physical activity and fitness are linked to adolescent mental health and wellbeing.
Perceptions of active and inactive prototypes are associated with objective measures of physical activity
WHEATLEY C. et al, (2020), Psychology, Health and Medicine
Effects of a programme of vigorous physical activity during secondary school physical education on academic performance, fitness, cognition, mental health and the brain of adolescents (Fit to Study): study protocol for a cluster-randomised trial.
Wassenaar TM. et al, (2019), Trials, 20
Unspoken Playground Rules Discourage Adolescent Physical Activity in School: A Focus Group Study of Constructs in the Prototype Willingness Model
Wheatley CM. et al, (2018), Qualitative Health Research, 28, 624 - 632