Dr Oleg Medvedev

Oleg Medvedev


Qualifications: PhD

About Oleg

My research focuses on health psychology, psycho-physiology and psychometric measurement covering areas of mindfulness-based interventions, psychopathology, well-being and health-related quality of life. 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, health-related quality of life, well-being, stress, anxiety, depression, rehabilitation (e.g. Brain Injury), psychological and psychometric measurement.

Research Interests

Health and well-being, mindfulness, psycho-physiology, psychometric measurement of abilities, states and traits, and health- related outcomes.

Recent Publications

  • Truong, Q. C., Krägeloh, C. U., Siegert, R. J., Landon, J., & Medvedev, O. N. (2020). Applying Generalizability Theory to Differentiate Between Trait and State in the Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire (FFMQ). Mindfulness. doi:10.1007/s12671-020-01324-7

  • Merkin, A. G., Medvedev, O. N., Sachdev, P. S., Tippett, L., Krishnamurthi, R., Mahon, S., . . . Feigin, V. L. (2020). New avenue for the geriatric depression scale: Rasch transformation enhances reliability of assessment. Journal of Affective Disorders, 264, 7-14. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2019.11.100

  • Turner-Stokes, L., Medvedev, O., & Siegert, R. (2019). Rasch analysis of the UK Functional Assessment Measure in a sample of patients with traumatic brain injury from the UK national clinical database. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 0. doi:10.2340/16501977-2580

  • Lyndon, M. P., Medvedev, O. N., Chen, Y., & Henning, M. A. (2019). Investigating stable and dynamic aspects of student motivation using generalizability theory. Australian Journal of Psychology. doi:10.1111/ajpy.12276

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Anxiety; Bilingualism; Children; Data; Depression; Health; Human Behaviour; Psychology; Restorative Practices; Science; Statistics

Contact Details

Room: K 1.23
Phone: Ext 9212