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Catherine Hitch, (PhD Researcher)

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Biography

Catherine completed an MSc in Health Psychology with Ulster, and had a particular focus on veteran health.  Catherine was interested in exploring how veterans cope with chronic pain, being particularly interested in coping attitudes and resilience.   Catherine joined the Northern Ireland Veterans Wellbeing Project in January 2019, where her PhD is considering the Northern Ireland veteran population specifically.  Catherine has been a national SSAFA transitional mentor for wounded, injured and sick veterans since 2014.   

 

Thesis: Trauma, mental health and alcohol;how do these impact on help-seeking for veterans in Northern Ireland.

Education/Academic qualification

Bachelor

Master

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Veterans Medicine & Life Sciences
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Research Output 2018 2019

Veterans
Chronic Pain
Psychology
Pain
Pain Management

Different questions need different answers; the value of qualitative research methods in Health Psychology

Black, R., Busby, M. & Hitch, C., 1 Jul 2018, PSYCHOLOGIST, 31, p. 3-4 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Veterans’ experience of chronic pain management: it takes experience to manage this difficult relationship

Hitch, C., 29 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) Pain News , 2019, March.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Activities 2011 2019

  • 6 Membership of network
  • 1 Oral presentation

How army veterans cope with chronic pain

Catherine Hitch (Speaker)
12 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (External organisation)

Catherine Hitch (Member)
1 Feb 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

UK Psychological Trauma Institute (External organisation)

Catherine Hitch (Member)
1 Feb 2019 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

Northern Ireland British Psychological Society (External organisation)

Catherine Hitch (Member)
1 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

Health Psychology Division of the British Psychological Society (External organisation)

Catherine Hitch (Member)
1 Jul 2018

Activity: MembershipMembership of network