Undergraduate Placement Student
Sophie is an undergraduate student, currently in the third year of her BSc degree in Psychology at the University of Bath. She has joined the Academic Unit of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Imperial College London in September 2014 for her placement year, under the supervision of Dr Paul Ramchandani.
Her work involves helping out with the Happy Start, Healthy Start and ACORN projects. Sophie’s dissertation is part of the My Baby and Me study and focuses on investigating the impact of maternal depression on infants’ response to stress, by looking at infant behaviour in mother-infant interactions as well as changes in infant cortisol levels.