Research Profile

Siobhan O'Neill

Biography

Research Interests

My research interests primarily lie in the area of biological psychology with a focus on health. I am particularly interested in understanding the factors that can lead to and exacerbate obesity in key developmental stages, especially adolescence.                                           

Research Grants

 ProjectFunding
Body
Start DateEnd DateAward
Adolescent Health: Stress and Psychophysiological WellbeingIrish Research Council01-OCT-1301-OCT-16€72,000.00

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

 YearPublication
(2015)'A Systematic Review of the Effects of Mindfulness Interventions on Cortisol'
O'Leary, K., O'Neill, S. & Dockray, S. (2015) 'A Systematic Review of the Effects of Mindfulness Interventions on Cortisol'. Journal of Health Psychology, [Details]

Professional Activities

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2013Government of Ireland Scholarship Irish Research Council

Conference Contributions

 YearPublication
(2015)PSI ECG Conference,
O'Neill, S., & Dockray, S. (2015) Health, Sleep, and Psychobiological Wellbeing in Adolescence. [Oral Presentation], PSI ECG Conference, NUIG . [Details]
(2015)12th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference,
O'Neill, S., & Dockray, S. (2015) Adolescent Sleep: Contributing Factors to Poor Sleep Quality and Health Outcomes. [Oral Presentation], 12th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference, Belfast , 01-APR-15. [Details]
(2014)11th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference,
O'Neill, S. & Dockray, S. (2014) Adolescent Health: Stress and Psychobiological Wellbeing. [Poster Presentation], 11th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference, Limerick, Ireland . [Details]
(2014)22nd Congress of the European Sleep Research Society,
O'Neill, S., & Dockray, S. (2014) Chronotype, Genotype and Sleep Behaviours in Adolescents; The Effect of Technology Access on Preferred and Actual Behaviour. [Poster Presentation], 22nd Congress of the European Sleep Research Society, Tallinn, Estonia . [Details]
(2014)11th Annual Psychology Health and Medicine Conference,
O Leary,K., O' Neill, S., Dockray, S. (2014) Cortisol Measures in Mindfulness Interventions: Challenges and Future Directions. [Poster Presentation], 11th Annual Psychology Health and Medicine Conference, University of Limerick , 27-MAY-14 - 28-MAY-14. [Details]

Education

 YearInstitutionQualificationSubject
2012University College Cork BA - PSYCHOLOGY - UCCPsychology

Languages

 LanguageReadingWritingSpeaking
English FluentFluentFluent
German FunctionalFunctionalFunctional

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