Dr Anna Sofia Serlachius

PhD, MSc in Health Psychology

Research | Current

Health psychology; self-management interventions; mhealth interventions; research in diabetes, obesity and gout; social support and health; positive psychology

Teaching | Current

Self-management in chronic illness, health psychology, social support and health, research methods

Postgraduate supervision

Developing self-management interventions for chronic illness, exploring protective psychosocial factors and health outcomes (optimism/gratitude/self-compassion), psychosocial interventions for diabetes/gout/obesity, developing interventions to improve resilience/coping skills in adolescents with chronic illness

Areas of expertise

Self-management in chronic illness, stress and coping, cardio-metabolic health, using a life course approach to understanding chronic disease

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Director of Health Psychology Masters Programme

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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Contact details

Primary office location

AUCKLAND HOSPITAL - Bldg 599
Level 12, Room 12083
2 PARK RD
GRAFTON
AUCKLAND 1023
New Zealand

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