Applied Psychological Sciences

Why choose us?

The Applied Psychological Sciences team are based in PHE's Emergency Response Department, and have over 25 years' experience in the application of human science to emergency response. The team regularly work with the British government and European partners, providing evidence-based recommendations for emergency response and risk and crisis communication. Our Behavioural Scientists are Masters and PhD qualified psychologists with specialist expertise in a range of psychosocial areas, look at our expertise page to distinguish who is best suited to consult with your company.

What we provide

We provide psychosocial and scientific research, policy guidance, and robust assessments in the following areas:

  • Responder communication during an emergency
  • Psychosocial reactions following an emergency
  • Integration of emergency processes into company policy
  • Decontamination during a CBRNE incident
  • Human factors and cyber security
  • Media platforms for message distribution in an emergency
  • Mathematical modelling
  • Independent evaluation of exercises

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