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.   Publisher URLFull 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.
van Beurden SB, Simmons SI, Tang JCH, Mewse AJ, Abraham C, Greaves CJ (2018). Informing the development of online weight management interventions: a qualitative investigation of primary care patient perceptions. BMC Obes, 5 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
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.   Publisher URLFull 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.

2018

van Beurden SB, Simmons SI, Tang JCH, Mewse AJ, Abraham C, Greaves CJ (2018). Informing the development of online weight management interventions: a qualitative investigation of primary care patient perceptions. BMC Obes, 5 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

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.   Publisher URLFull 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.