Living with a heart condition: research and development summary

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationEditorial

Abstract

Being born with a heart condition can increase the risk of depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder.  Dr Liza Morton, Chartered Counselling Psychologyst in the School of Psychological Sciences & Health, believes that these mental health difficulties are not inevitable.  Improved understanding and support could help to better migrate them.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Volume2019
No.3
Specialist publicationThe HaSS Research & Impact Bulletin
PublisherUniversity of Strathclyde
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2019

Keywords

  • congenital heart disease
  • medical psychology
  • polyvagal
  • surgery

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  • Projects

    Research Output

    • 2 Other contribution
    • 1 Article

    Baring all: the impact of the hospital gown on patient wellbeing

    Morton, L., Cogan, N., Kornfält, S., Porter, Z. & Georgiadis, E., 20 Apr 2020, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 4 Downloads (Pure)
  • The heart of medicine - Reprint

    Morton, L., 2 Apr 2019, UK

    Research output: Other contribution

    Impacts

    Scarred FOR Life, Photography Exhibition

    Liza Morton (Participant)

    Impact: Impact - for External PortalPublic understanding, information and debate, Culture and creativity, Quality of life and safety, Health and welfare - new products, guidelines and services

    Scottish Campaign Manager for The Somerville Foundation

    Liza Morton (Participant)

    Impact: Impact - for External PortalHealth and welfare - new products, guidelines and services

    Activities

    Psychologically Informed Medicine

    Liza Morton (Speaker)
    29 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    A conversation with a psychologist born with a heart condition

    Liza Morton (Invited speaker)
    Mar 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Cite this

    Morton, L. (2019). Living with a heart condition: research and development summary. The HaSS Research & Impact Bulletin, 2019(3).