Ms Kristen McCarter
University of Newcastle
Contact Details
Phone:
+612 4033 5712
Fax:
+612 4033 5692
image - K. McCarter
Role:
Research Officer
Bio

Kristen completed her undergraduate degree in psychology (Hons I) at the University of Newcastle in 2012. She is currently undertaking her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Newcastle​. Her PhD project is embedded within the Eating As Treatment (EAT) Project under the supervision of Dr Amanda Baker, Dr Luke Wolfenden and Dr Sean Halpin. This study is the first to assess the effectiveness of a multi-component clinical practice change intervention in increasing the provision of dietitian depression screening and referral in head and neck cancer patients. Kristen's research interests include drug and alcohol comorbidity and forensic psychology.