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Project title: Mindfulness and compassion in parenting

Primary supervisor: Dr Lisa-Marie Emerson

Co-supervisor/s: Dr Fuschia Sirois

Project description: Previous studies have shown that parenting styles and parents mental health can contribute to the well-being of their child. Parenting is an inherently stressful task. This PhD will investigate the ways that mindfulness and compassion can help alleviate some of the stress, and lessen the impact on the child.

Formal enquiries should be addressed to: Dr Lisa-Marie Emerson (l.emerson@sheffield.ac.uk) or Dr Fuschia Sirois (f.sirois@sheffield.ac.uk)

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