Dr Rebecca Charlton - Lab Director


Rebecca is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths University of London. Her research examines the brain, cognitive, social and health factors that occur in ageing and how they interact.


Email: r.charlton@gold.ac.uk

Tel: 020 7919 7222


Find out aboutmore about who we work with at other institutions on out collaborators page.

Our Team

Undergraduate Students 2018-19
Phoebe Dale, Post-traumatic Growth in cancer patients and their families.


Kelly McGill, Factors predicting post-traumatic growth after bereavement.


Ramit Punhani, Does positive-attention based training reduce social anxiety?


Anna Williams, Factors predicting self-actualisation across the lifespan.



MSc Students 2018-19

Laura Brady, Examining sensory sensitvities in autistic and non-autistic adults.


Gabrielle Nwaordu, Examining self-stimulating behaviours and camouflage in autistic adults.


Milena Paulini, Examining the effects of introducing to care home environments on residents and staff.



Research Assistants 2018-19

Michaella Maniago, Examining the effects of introducing to care home environments on residents and staff.

Gavin Stewart - PhD Student
Gavin is a first year PhD student working with Prof Francesca Happe at King's College London and Dr. Rebecca Charlton. His PhD will examine ageing and social cognition in people with and without autism.