Dr Nicky Payne joined the Psychology Department at Middlesex University in 2002. Her research focuses on:
Programme and module leadership:
I am Chair of the Psychology, Health and Wellbeing Research Group and member of the Health Psycholgy lab at Middlesex.
Occupational health psychology interests:
Health psychology interests:
Examples of Projects:
Examples of Publications:
Abdurahman, Fatma and Payne, Nicola (2022) Reiki practitioners’ perceptions of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the experience, practice and future of Reiki. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice , 46 . ISSN 1744-3881
Payne, Nicola and Seenan, Susan and van den Akker, Olga (2021) Experiences of involuntary childlessness and treatment in the UK: what has changed in 20 years? Human Fertility , 24 (5). pp. 333-340. ISSN 1464-7273
Constantinou, Christina and Payne, Nicola and van den Akker, Olga and Inusa, Baba (2021) A qualitative exploration of health-related quality of life and health behaviours in children with sickle cell disease and healthy siblings. Psychology and Health . ISSN 0887-0446 (Published online first)
Payne, Nicola and Kinman, Gail (2019) Job demands, resources and work-related well-being in UK firefighters. Occupational Medicine , 69 (8-9). pp. 604-609. ISSN 0962-7480
Eaves, Jane L. and Payne, Nicola (2019) Resilience, stress and burnout in student midwives. Nurse Education Today , 79 . pp. 188-193. ISSN 0260-6917
Olga van den Akker, Nicola Payne, Uracha Chatrakul Na Ayudhya & Suzan Lewis. The intersection of contemporary reproduction, work and working life: Towards an agenda for research and practice. Workshop Funded by the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology. £1,500.
Uracha Chatrakul Na Ayudhya, Nicola Payne, Olga van den Akker & Suzan Lewis. Organisational policies and practices to support employees who use fertility treatment. Birkbeck, University of London. £4,500.
Camille Alexis-Garsee, Nicola Payne, et al. Evaluation of Barnet’s Physical Activity Services funded by GLL. £150,000.
Suzan Lewis, Clare Lyonette, Nicola Payne et al. Work-life balance in the recession and beyond. ESRC Seminar series. £23,536.
Nicola Payne and Olga van den Akker. Experiences of infertility and treatment. Fertility Network UK. £6,900.