Dr Avril Mewse
Senior Lecturer

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Key publications



Bjerregaard K, Haslam SA, Morton TA, Mewse A (In Press). The Shared Experience of Caring: a Study of Care-workers’ Motivations and Identifications at Work. Ageing and Society Full text.
Tabuteau-Harrison SL, Haslam C, Mewse AJ (2016). Adjusting to living with multiple sclerosis: the role of social groups. Neuropsychol Rehabil, 26(1), 36-59. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Needham M, Gummerum M, Mandeville-Norden R, Rakestrow-Dickens J, Mewse A, Barnes A, Hanoch Y (2015). Association between three different cognitive behavioral alcohol treatment programs and recidivism rates among male offenders: findings from the United Kingdom. Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 39(6), 1100-1107. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Mewse AJ, Lea SEG, Eiser JR, Ntala E (2011). Associations between authoritative parenting and the sun exposure and sun protective behaviours of adolescents and their friends. Psychology and Health, 26(5), 549-565. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Wrapson W, Mewse AJ (2011). Does the doctor or the patient control sick leave certification?: qualitative study interpreting patients' interview dialogue. Family Practice, 28(2), 202-209. Abstract. DOI.
Mewse AJ, Lea SEG, Wrapson W (2010). First steps out of debt: Attitudes and social identity as predictors of contact by debtors with creditors. Journal of Economic Psychology, 31(6), 1021-1034. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Mewse AJ, Wrapson W, Lea SEG (In Press). Binning, burning or burying: Strategies debtors use to cope with creditor communications. Journal of Economic Psychology Abstract.
Bjerregaard K, Haslam SA, Morton TA, Mewse A (In Press). The Shared Experience of Caring: a Study of Care-workers’ Motivations and Identifications at Work. Ageing and Society Full text.
Tabuteau-Harrison SL, Haslam C, Mewse AJ (2016). Adjusting to living with multiple sclerosis: the role of social groups. Neuropsychol Rehabil, 26(1), 36-59. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Needham M, Gummerum M, Mandeville-Norden R, Rakestrow-Dickens J, Mewse A, Barnes A, Hanoch Y (2015). Association between three different cognitive behavioral alcohol treatment programs and recidivism rates among male offenders: findings from the United Kingdom. Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 39(6), 1100-1107. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Meadham H, Mewse A, Williams H, Burgess C (2014). Post-concussion symptoms after traumatic brain injury associated with reactive aggression in encarcerated youth who offend. BRAIN INJURY, 28(5-6), 686-686. Author URL.
Pendry LF, Mewse AJ, Burgoyne CB (2012). Environmentally friendly parenting: Are cloth nappies a step too far?. Young Consumer, 13(1), 5-19. Abstract. DOI.
Williams H, Hinder D, Meadham H, Hodges E, Mewse A, Davies R, Burgess C (2012). Neuropsychological profiles of young offenders with and without brain injury. BRAIN INJURY, 26(4-5), 490-491. Author URL.
Mewse AJ, Lea SEG, Eiser JR, Ntala E (2011). Associations between authoritative parenting and the sun exposure and sun protective behaviours of adolescents and their friends. Psychology and Health, 26(5), 549-565. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Wrapson W, Mewse AJ (2011). Does the doctor or the patient control sick leave certification?: qualitative study interpreting patients' interview dialogue. Family Practice, 28(2), 202-209. Abstract. DOI.
Ayling R, Mewse AJ (2011). “It kills me to be too safe”: Gay men's experience of internet sex-seeking and barebacking. Gay & Lesbian Issues in Psychology Review, 7(2). Abstract.
Mewse AJ, Lea SEG, Wrapson W (2010). First steps out of debt: Attitudes and social identity as predictors of contact by debtors with creditors. Journal of Economic Psychology, 31(6), 1021-1034. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Jetten J, Schmitt M, Branscombe NR, Garza AA, Mewse AJ (2010). Group Commitment in the Face of Pervasive Discrimination: the Role of Legitimacy Appraisals. European Journal of Social Psychology Abstract. DOI.
Wrapson W, Mewse AJ (2010). Supervisors' responses to sickness certification for an episode of low back pain: employees' personal experiences. Disabil Rehabil Abstract. DOI.
Williams WH, Giray G, Mewse AJ, Tonks J, Burgess CNW (2010). Traumatic Brain Injury in Young Offenders: a modifiable risk factor for re-offending, poor mental health and violence. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation an International Journal, 20(6), 801-812. Abstract. DOI.
Williams WH, Mewse AJ, Tonks J, Mills S, Burgess CNW, Cordan G (2010). Traumatic Brain injury in a Prison Population: Prevalence, and Risk for Re- Offending. Brain Injury, 24(10), 1184-1188. Abstract. DOI.
Ayling R, Mewse AJ (2009). Evaluating internet interviews with gay men. Qual Health Res, 19(4), 566-576. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Corcorran J, Mewse AJ, Babiker G (2006). The role of women's self-injury support groups: a grounded theory. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 16(7), 35-52. DOI.
Summerville N, Jetten J, Hornsey MJ, Mewse AJ (2005). When Differences Matter: Intergroup Distinctiveness and the Evaluation of Impostors. European Journal of Social Psychology, 35(5), 609-620. DOI.
Mewse AJ, Mills S, Williams H (2004). Head Injury Rates in a UK prison Population: a cause for concern. Brain Impairment, 6(2).
Mewse AJ, Eiser JR, Lea SEG, Slater AM (2004). The smoking behaviours of adolescents and their friends: Do parents matter?. Parenting, 4(1), 51-72. DOI.
Banfield JF, Pendry LF, Mewse AJ, Edwards MG (2003). The effects of an elderly stereotype prime on reaching and grasping actions. Social Cognition, 21(4), 299-319. Abstract. DOI.
Mewse, A.J. (2002). Why victims of domestic violence withdraw charges made against the perpetrator. Exeter: Devon Domestic Violence Partnership
Burgoyne CB, Jones SM, Beer AJ (1997). An interview study of the psychology of poverty. The International Colloquium of Economic Psychology, 2, 955-967.

Chapters

Lea SEG, Mewse AJ, Wrapson W (In Press). The psychology of debt in poor households in Britain. In Brubaker R, Lawless RM (Eds.) A Debtor World: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on an Indebted Global Society, Oxford University Press.
Lea SEG, Mewse AJ, Wrapson W (2008). The psychology of poverty. In Strelitz J, Lister R (Eds.) Why money matters, London: Save the Children, 80-88.
Mewse AJ, Eiser JR (2000). Adolescent Smoking: Interaction between parental and peer group influence. In Fabrizio Butera and Gabriel Mugny (Eds). Social Influence in Social Reality. In  (Ed) , Goettingen: , 267-276.

Publications by year



In Press

Mewse AJ, Wrapson W, Lea SEG (In Press). Binning, burning or burying: Strategies debtors use to cope with creditor communications. Journal of Economic Psychology Abstract.
Bjerregaard K, Haslam SA, Morton TA, Mewse A (In Press). The Shared Experience of Caring: a Study of Care-workers’ Motivations and Identifications at Work. Ageing and Society Full text.
Lea SEG, Mewse AJ, Wrapson W (In Press). The psychology of debt in poor households in Britain. In Brubaker R, Lawless RM (Eds.) A Debtor World: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on an Indebted Global Society, Oxford University Press.

2016

Tabuteau-Harrison SL, Haslam C, Mewse AJ (2016). Adjusting to living with multiple sclerosis: the role of social groups. Neuropsychol Rehabil, 26(1), 36-59. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2015

Needham M, Gummerum M, Mandeville-Norden R, Rakestrow-Dickens J, Mewse A, Barnes A, Hanoch Y (2015). Association between three different cognitive behavioral alcohol treatment programs and recidivism rates among male offenders: findings from the United Kingdom. Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 39(6), 1100-1107. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

2014

Meadham H, Mewse A, Williams H, Burgess C (2014). Post-concussion symptoms after traumatic brain injury associated with reactive aggression in encarcerated youth who offend. BRAIN INJURY, 28(5-6), 686-686. Author URL.

2012

Pendry LF, Mewse AJ, Burgoyne CB (2012). Environmentally friendly parenting: Are cloth nappies a step too far?. Young Consumer, 13(1), 5-19. Abstract. DOI.
Williams H, Hinder D, Meadham H, Hodges E, Mewse A, Davies R, Burgess C (2012). Neuropsychological profiles of young offenders with and without brain injury. BRAIN INJURY, 26(4-5), 490-491. Author URL.

2011

Mewse AJ, Lea SEG, Eiser JR, Ntala E (2011). Associations between authoritative parenting and the sun exposure and sun protective behaviours of adolescents and their friends. Psychology and Health, 26(5), 549-565. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Wrapson W, Mewse AJ (2011). Does the doctor or the patient control sick leave certification?: qualitative study interpreting patients' interview dialogue. Family Practice, 28(2), 202-209. Abstract. DOI.
Ayling R, Mewse AJ (2011). “It kills me to be too safe”: Gay men's experience of internet sex-seeking and barebacking. Gay & Lesbian Issues in Psychology Review, 7(2). Abstract.

2010

Mewse AJ, Lea SEG, Wrapson W (2010). First steps out of debt: Attitudes and social identity as predictors of contact by debtors with creditors. Journal of Economic Psychology, 31(6), 1021-1034. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Jetten J, Schmitt M, Branscombe NR, Garza AA, Mewse AJ (2010). Group Commitment in the Face of Pervasive Discrimination: the Role of Legitimacy Appraisals. European Journal of Social Psychology Abstract. DOI.
Wrapson W, Mewse AJ (2010). Supervisors' responses to sickness certification for an episode of low back pain: employees' personal experiences. Disabil Rehabil Abstract. DOI.
Williams WH, Giray G, Mewse AJ, Tonks J, Burgess CNW (2010). Traumatic Brain Injury in Young Offenders: a modifiable risk factor for re-offending, poor mental health and violence. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation an International Journal, 20(6), 801-812. Abstract. DOI.
Williams WH, Mewse AJ, Tonks J, Mills S, Burgess CNW, Cordan G (2010). Traumatic Brain injury in a Prison Population: Prevalence, and Risk for Re- Offending. Brain Injury, 24(10), 1184-1188. Abstract. DOI.

2009

Ayling R, Mewse AJ (2009). Evaluating internet interviews with gay men. Qual Health Res, 19(4), 566-576. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

2008

Lea SEG, Mewse AJ, Wrapson W (2008). The psychology of poverty. In Strelitz J, Lister R (Eds.) Why money matters, London: Save the Children, 80-88.

2006

Corcorran J, Mewse AJ, Babiker G (2006). The role of women's self-injury support groups: a grounded theory. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 16(7), 35-52. DOI.

2005

Summerville N, Jetten J, Hornsey MJ, Mewse AJ (2005). When Differences Matter: Intergroup Distinctiveness and the Evaluation of Impostors. European Journal of Social Psychology, 35(5), 609-620. DOI.

2004

Mewse AJ, Mills S, Williams H (2004). Head Injury Rates in a UK prison Population: a cause for concern. Brain Impairment, 6(2).
Mewse AJ, Eiser JR, Lea SEG, Slater AM (2004). The smoking behaviours of adolescents and their friends: Do parents matter?. Parenting, 4(1), 51-72. DOI.

2003

Banfield JF, Pendry LF, Mewse AJ, Edwards MG (2003). The effects of an elderly stereotype prime on reaching and grasping actions. Social Cognition, 21(4), 299-319. Abstract. DOI.

2002

Mewse, A.J. (2002). Why victims of domestic violence withdraw charges made against the perpetrator. Exeter: Devon Domestic Violence Partnership

2000

Mewse AJ, Eiser JR (2000). Adolescent Smoking: Interaction between parental and peer group influence. In Fabrizio Butera and Gabriel Mugny (Eds). Social Influence in Social Reality. In  (Ed) , Goettingen: , 267-276.

1997

Burgoyne CB, Jones SM, Beer AJ (1997). An interview study of the psychology of poverty. The International Colloquium of Economic Psychology, 2, 955-967.