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  • Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

  • 577 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
1989 …2019

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Research Output

  • 577 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 42 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Commissioned report
2019
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156 Downloads (Pure)

Professional Judgement about Reoffending: Factorial survey

Mullineux, J., Taylor, B. & Giles, M., 13 May 2019, In : Journal of Social Work.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)
2018

PREDICTING ACADEMIC DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF PSYCHOSOCIAL AND FAMILY FACTORS

Gamble, R., CASSIDY, T., McLaughlin, M. & Giles, M., 28 Sep 2018, In : International Journal of Recent Scientific Research. 9, 9, p. 28847 - 28853 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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18 Downloads (Pure)

Probation Officers’ judgements: A study using Personal Construct Theory

Mullineux, J., Taylor, B. & Giles, M., 21 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Social Work. N/A, p. 1-19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)
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2017

The design and psychometric assessment of a child-friendly TPB-based questionnaire

Davison, J., McLaughlin, M. & Giles, M., 31 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Public Health. 39, 4, p. 312-321 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)
2016
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28 Downloads (Pure)
2015
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14 Downloads (Pure)
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11 Citations (Scopus)

Service user involvement in mental health care: an evolutionary concept analysis

Millar, S. L., Chambers, M. & Giles, M., 2015, In : Health Expectations. p. n/a

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
28 Citations (Scopus)

The factors underlying the decision to text while driving

Benson, T., McLaughlin, M. & Giles, M., 24 Oct 2015, In : Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour. 35, p. 85-100

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Benefit finding and resilience in child caregivers

CASSIDY, T., Giles, M. & McLaughlin, M., 2014, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 19, p. 606-618

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access

Evaluation of a theory of planned behaviour-based breastfeeding intervention in Northern Irish Schools using a randomized cluster design

Giles, M., McClenahan, C., Armour, C., Millar, S., Rae, G., Mallett, J. & Stewart-Knox, B., 28 Feb 2014, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 19, 1, p. 16-35

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
28 Citations (Scopus)

Group-based intervention to improve socio-emotional health in vulnerable children

Cassidy, T., McLaughlin, M. & Giles, M., 2014, In : Journal of Psychology and Clinical Psychology. 1, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychosocial Capital and Health: A Resource Model of Stress Using Structural Equation Modelling

CASSIDY, T., Giles, M. & McLaughlin, M., 2014, In : Progress in Psychology. 1, 1, p. 11-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The design and psychometric assessment of a TPB-based questionnaire suitable for use with primary school children

Davison, J., McLaughlin, M. & Giles, M., 11 Sep 2013, Division of Health Psychology Conference 2013.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2012
13 Citations (Scopus)
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26 Downloads (Pure)
2010

An investigation into the factors influencing tooth brushing behaviour amongst school children living in Northern Ireland: An application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour.

Davison, J., McLaughlin, M. & Giles, M., 15 Sep 2010, Division of Health Psychology Conference 2010. 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Attitudes to breastfeediing among adolescents

Giles, M., Connor, S., McClenahan, C. & Mallett, J., 2010, In : Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics. 23, p. 285-293

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
34 Citations (Scopus)

Parental and school effects on children's political attitudes in Northern Ireland

Stringer, M., Giles, M., McClenahan, C. & Wilson, R., 2010, In : British Journal of Educational Psychology. 80, p. 223-240

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Intergroup contact, friendship quality and political attitudes in integrated and segregated schools in Northern Ireland

Stringer, M., Irwing, P., Giles, M., McClenahan, C., Wilson, R. & Hunter, J. A., Jun 2009, In : British Journal of Educational Psychology. 79, Part 2, p. 239-257

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
37 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Changing attitudes to breastfeeding: Designing an intervention for school children

Giles, M., Connor, S., McClenahan, C., Mallett, J., Stewart-Knox, B. J. & Wright, M., Sep 2008, In : PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH. 23, Suppl., p. 130

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stress and coping in academics

McClenahan, C. & Giles, M., Sep 2008, In : PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH. 23, Suppl., p. 180-181

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The culture of condoms: Culturally grounded variables and their association with attitudes to condoms

Liddell, C., Giles, M. & Rae, G., May 2008, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 70, 4, p. 496-504

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Measuring young people's attitudes to breastfeeding using the Theory of Planned Behaviour

Giles, M., Connor, S., McClenahan, C., Mallett, J., Stewart-Knox, B. & Wright, M., Mar 2007, In : Journal of Public Health. 29, 1, p. 17-26

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
57 Citations (Scopus)

The importance of context specificity in work stress research: A test of the Demand-Control-Support model in academics

McClenahan, C., Giles, M. & Mallett, J., Jan 2007, In : Work and Stress. 21, 1, p. 85-95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
55 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Blood donation: A test of the theory of planned behaviour

Mallett, J., McClenahan, C., Giles, M. & Cairns, E., Aug 2005, In : PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH. 20, Suppl., p. 159-160

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Condom use in African adolescents: The role of individual and group factors

Giles, M., Liddell, C. & Bydawell, M., Aug 2005, In : AIDS Care. 17, 6, p. 729-739

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
48 Citations (Scopus)

Young people's attitudes to breastfeeding: A pilot study using the theory of planned behaviour

Giles, M., Connor, S., McClenahan, C., Mallett, J., Stewart-Knox, B. & Wright, M., Aug 2005, In : PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH. 20, Suppl., p. 94-95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

An application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour to blood donation: the importance of self-efficacy

Giles, M., McClenahan, C., Cairns, E. & Mallett, J., Aug 2004, In : Health Education Research. 19, 4, p. 380-391

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
147 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Educational differences in self-perceptions of adolescents in Northern Ireland

McClenahan, C., Irwing, P., Stringer, M., Giles, M. & Wilson, R., Nov 2003, In : International Journal of Behavioral Development. 27, 6, p. 513-518

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2000

The Impact of Schooling on the Social Attitudes of Children

Stringer, M., Wilson, R., Irwing, P., Giles, M., McClenahan, C. & Curtis, L., 2000, 76 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

The theory of planned behavior: A conceptual framework to view the career development of women

Giles, M. & Larmour, S., Oct 2000, In : Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 30, 10, p. 2137-2157

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Career self-efficacy: An application of the theory of planned behaviour

Giles, M. & Rea, A., Sep 1999, In : Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology. 72, Part 3, p. 393-398

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)
1996

Church attendance in Northern Ireland: Catholics and protestants compared

Giles, M. & Cairns, E., Oct 1996, In : JOURNAL OF COMMUNITY & APPLIED SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY. 6, 4, p. 299-305

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
1995

BLOOD DONATION AND AJZEN THEORY OF PLANNED BEHAVIOR - AN EXAMINATION OF PERCEIVED BEHAVIORAL-CONTROL

Giles, M. & Cairns, E., Jun 1995, In : British Journal of Social Psychology. 34, Part 2, p. 173-188

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

People as Sculptures: What shape of careers development programmes?

Giles, M. & West, M., 1995, In : Journal of Management Development. 14, 10, p. 48-63

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1989

Attitudes toward integrated education in Northern Ireland

Giles, M., Cairns, E., Dunn, S. & Morgan, V., 1989, In : Education North. 1, 2, p. 20-23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colour naming of violence-related words in Northern Ireland

Giles, M. & Cairns, E., 1989, In : British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 28, p. 87-88

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)