Title of PhD: Investigating the effects of impulsivity and stress on feeding practices and eating behaviour in infants, children and adolescents
Supervisor: Dr Jackie Blissett
Interested in eating behaviour during childhood and adolescence. This work involves experimental and observational research with children, adolescents and their parents.
Bennett, C., Carroll, D., Blisset, J. & Ginty, A. (2014). Impulsivity and Heart rate reactivity in childhood. Manuscript in submission.
Bennett, C. & Blissett, J. (2013). Measuring Hunger and Satiety in Primary School Children: Validation of a New Picture Rating Scale. Manuscript in submission.
Blissett, J., & Bennett, C. (2013). Cultural differences in parental feeding practices and children's eating behaviours and their relationships with child BMI: A comparison of Black Afro-Caribbean, White British and White German samples. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67 (2), 180-184.
Blissett, J., Bennett, C., Donohoe, J., Rogers, S., & Higgs, S. (2012). Predicting successful introduction of novel fruit to preschool children. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 112 (12), 1959-1967.
Heald, M., Oliver, C., Phillips, A., Allen, D., Villa, D., Vitlic, A., Wilde, L., & Bennett, C. (2012). Stress in parents of children and adults with Angelman syndrome. Article for ASSERT (Angelman syndrome charity), UK newsletter.