Mike Murphy

Biography

Mike Murphy has been a lecturer in Applied Psychology since 2006, and is a member of the Wellbeing & Social Engagement research group. He holds a BSc in Medical Science, and a BSc and PhD in Applied Psychology. His research interests include social engagement, and cognitive performance in older age.

Publications

Edited Books:

  • O'Connor, T. & Murphy, M. (Eds.) (2006). Social care in Ireland: Theory, policy & practice. Cork: CIT Press.
  • O'Leary, E. & Murphy, M. (Eds.) (2006). New approaches to integration in psychotherapy. London: Routledge.

Book Chapters:

  • Murphy, M., O'Rourke, L., & O'Leary, E. (2006). Alzheimer's disease: Sufferers, caregivers and resources. In T. O'Connor & M. Murphy (Eds.), Social care in Ireland: Theory, policy & practice (pp. 294-309). Cork: CIT Press. 16 pages.
  • O'Leary, E. & Murphy, M. (2006). A framework for integrative psychotherapy. In E. O'Leary & M. Murphy (Eds.), New approaches to integration in psychotherapy (pp. 12-24). London: Routledge. 13 pages.
  • O'Leary, E. & Murphy, M. (2006). Integrative psychotherapy: A journey in small steps. In E. O'Leary & M. Murphy (Eds.), New approaches to integration in psychotherapy (pp. 207-211). London: Routledge. 5 pages.

Journal Articles:

  • Murphy, M. & O'Leary, E. (2010). Depression, cognitive reserve and memory performance in older adults. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, In Press.
  • O'Leary, E., Murphy, M & Chen, C. (2009). A cross-cultural investigation of social support in adults over 60 in Ireland and China. Journal of Psychology in Chinese Societies, 10(1), 47-63.

Contact

Name:

Mike Murphy

Contact Details:

Qualifications:

BSc (Hons), BMedSc, PhD

Research Area:

social engagement, and cognitive performance in older age

Category:

Research, Academic

Wellbeing and Social Engagement

Department of Applied Psychology, University College Cork

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