Shazza is a PhD student in social psychology at the University of Kent. She obtained an Economic and Social Research Council funded CASE studentship in partnership with People United to carry out her PhD research.

Prior to her PhD she trained at the internationally respected Centre for Study of Group Processes at the University of Kent. Shazza is particularly interested in exploring strategies to increase positive emotions and positive behaviours, especially during childhood and early adolescence.

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