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Jim Handley known as Jim

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Qualifications

CPsychol, Occupational Psychologist
HCPC Registered / Practitioner Psychologist
MSc Occupational Psychology (University of Wales College Cardiff)
BSc Hons(I) Psychology (University of Wales College Cardiff)
Certificate of Competence in Occupational Testing: Levels A & B
Primary Certificate in Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy
Project Management – Foundation in PRINCE2

About

I am an occupational psychologist and teach in the areas of occupational psychology, individual differences and research methods. I am also the course leader for the BSc Applied Psychology. My professional work in applied psychology has been very broad and included research and development of training for diagnostic reasoning in complex process-control industries; the reduction of credit-card fraud for the Home Office and the banking industry; design and delivery of bespoke management and leadership development programmes. I am currently involved in several projects on changing behaviour in moving to a ‘low-carbon economy’ and also in the development of psychological well-being and resilience in individuals and teams.

Publications

Levi, M. & Handley. J. (2002). Criminal Justice and the Future of Payment Card Fraud. Institute for Public Policy Research; Criminal Justice Forum. ippr: 1860301673.

Patrick, J., Grainger, L., Gregov, A., Halliday, P., Handley, J., James, N. and O�Reilly, S. (1999). Training to break the barriers of habit in reasoning about unusual faults. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied. Vol. 5, No. 3, 314-335.

Patrick, J., Gregov, A., Halliday, P., Handley, J. and O�Reilly, S. (1999). Analysing operators� diagnostic reasoning during multiple events. Ergonomics. 42,3, 493-515.

Levi, M. & Handley, J. (1998). The prevention of plastic and cheque fraud revisited. Home Office Research Study 182. London: Home Office Research and Statistics Directorate. ISBN 1-84-082064-0. ISSN 0072-6435.

Levi, M. & Handley, J. (1998). Prevention of plastic card fraud. Home Office Research and Statistics Directorate Research Findings no.71. London: Home Office. ISSN 1364-6540.

Patrick, J., Grainger, L., Gregov, A., Halliday, P., Handley, J. and O�Reilly, S. (1997). Fault diagnosis training. Final report to the Health and Safety Executive. Contract HF/GNSR/5008.

Patrick, J., Halliday, P., and Handley, J. (1996). Review of implicit cognition in diagnosis of non-routine faults. Report to the Health and Safety Executive for Contract HF/GNSR/5008.

Patrick, J., Halliday, P., Handley, J. and O�Reilly, S. (1995). Fault-finding in maintenance tasks. Final Report to the Health and Safety Executive. Contract HF/GNSR/01.

Patrick, J., Gregov, A., Halliday, P., Handley, J., Marsden, H. and O�Reilly, S. (1995). Fault-finding expertise – training and aiding for novel and challenging events. Final Report to the Health and Safety Executive. Contract HF/GNSR/26A.

Memberships


  • HCPC Registered Occupational Psychologist and Practitioner Psychologist
  • Chartered Psychologist (Full member of British Psychological Society Division of Occupational Psychology)
  • Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society
  • STEM Ambassador


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