Health and Well-being study: psychosocial impact of the earthquakes and aftermath

Status: Current

Māori Relevant Content: No

Project Abstract

1) What is the psychological impact of the earthquakes on a sample of Christchurch residents, controlling for pre-earthquake physical and mental well-being. 2) Examining correlates (demographics, pre-earthquake assessments of personality and attachment) of psychological adaptation to the earthquakes. 3) in the most recent assessment (3 mths post Feb earthqauke) spouses of participants are invited to participate as well. The aim is to examine the impact of the earthquakes on the relationship.

Researchers - UC Staff

Associated Groups

Subject Area: Disciplines