Dr Oleg Medvedev

Oleg Medvedev

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: PhD

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About Oleg

My research focuses on mindfulness-based interventions, psychological resilience, healthy brain aging, psychopathology, well-being and health-related quality of life covering broader areas of health psychology, psycho-physiology, assessment methodology and biostatistics.

Generally, I am interested in psycho-physiological mechanisms that can be utilized as drug free treatments for psychological health conditions and for improvement of health and well-being.

Papers Taught

Research Supervised

Health psychology, mindfulness, resilience, health-related quality of life, well-being, stress, anxiety, depression, rehabilitation (e.g. Brain Injury), psychological and psychometric measurement.

Research Interests

Mindfulness, health and well-being, affective disorders, brain aging, psycho-physiology, psycho-immunology, psychometric measurement of abilities, states and traits, and health- related outcomes

Recent Publications

  • Medvedev, O. N., Roemer, A., Krägeloh, C. U., Sandham, M. H., & Siegert, R. J. (2021). Enhancing the precision of the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule (PANAS) using Rasch analysis. Current Psychology. doi:10.1007/s12144-021-01556-3

  • Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Medvedev, O. N., Hwang, Y. S., & Myers, R. E. (2021). Real-time telehealth treatment team consultation for self-Injury by individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disorders. doi:10.1007/s41252-021-00192-z

  • Barcaccia, B., Ioverno, S., Salvati, M., Medvedev, O. N., Pallini, S., & Vecchio, G. M. (2021). Measuring predictors of psychopathology in Italian adolescents: Forgiveness, avoidance and revenge. Current Psychology. doi:10.1007/s12144-021-01414-2

  • Curtis-Ham, S., Bernasco, W., Medvedev, O. N., & Polaschek, D. L. L. (2021). A national examination of the spatial extent and similarity of offenders’ activity spaces using Police data. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 10(2), 47. doi:10.3390/ijgi10020047

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Ageing; Anxiety; Assessment and Evaluation in Education; Bilingualism; Child Behaviour; Children; Data; Depression; Health; Human Behaviour; Psychology; Restorative Practices; Science; Statistics; Teaching

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: K 1.23
Phone: Ext 9212