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Social Media & Austerity

Ian TuckerThe interim report for the Communities and Culture Care Network+ pilot project ‘Social Media & Austerity’, led by UEL’s Dr Ian Tucker (pictured), is now available to download here.

In an era of significant funding cuts to Mental Health Services, for both the NHS and third sector, the project focuses on the role that digital media can play in shaping mental health communities within a culture of austerity.

For further information about the project click here.

Dr Ian Tucker is a Reader with UEL’s School of Psychology. His research aims to investigate the impact of digital technologies on individual and social activity, and the benefits, challenges and risks involved. Read more on Dr Tucker’s research profile

To find out more about research within the UEL School of Psychology click here.



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This entry was posted on August 6, 2014 by in Creative, Digital and IT, Sport, Health and Wellbeing and tagged , .
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