Jennifer Lomas

Jennifer Lomas photographResearch Assistant

Clinical Trials Research Unit, ScHARR
The University of Sheffield
Regent Court
30 Regent Street
Sheffield
S1 4DA

Office: Room 2.02, Innovation Centre

Tel:+44) 0114 215 9120

Email: j.r.lomas@sheffield.ac.uk

Biography

I joined the Clinical Trials Research Unit in January 2019 as a Research Assistant working on the ASPECT Trial. Prior to this I completed my MSc in Psychological Research Methods and Advanced Statistics in 2018 at University of Sheffield. I previously worked as an Assistant Psychologist in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, delivering psychological interventions to children and families, and assisting with neurodevelopmental disorder diagnostic assessments. I have also worked in a local authority multi-agency support team, offering early intervention to children, young people and their families to prevent them reaching crisis point.

Research Interests

My research interests include:

  • Mental Health and psychological wellbeing
  • Emotion Regulation
  • Neurodevelopment
  • Long term impact of childhood adversity
  • Behaviour change

Current Project

  • ASPECT Trial - Alleviating specific phobias experienced by children trial - a non-inferiority trial examining whether One Session Treatment (OST) is as effective as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) when treating phobias in children and young people.

Qualifications

  • BSc Psychology (2.1)
  • MSc Psychological Research Methods and Advanced Statistics (Distinction)

Jennifer is based in Design, Trials and Statistics

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