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Dr Dale Metcalfe

Lecturer

Department: Psychology

Dale Metcalfe

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Autism

Learning (intellectual) disability

Psychometrics

Health and social care organsational practices

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • An exploration of the impact of contextual information on the emotion recognition ability of autistic adults, Metcalfe, D., McKenzie, K., Pollet, T., McCarty, K., Murray, G. 14 Feb 2022, In: International Journal of Psychology
  • Exploring the relative importance of factors that influence the job retention of social care staff working in intellectual disability services, Murray, G., McKenzie, K., Metcalfe, D., Whelan, K., Murray, A. 1 Mar 2022, In: British Journal of Learning Disabilities
  • Knowledge of social care staff about learning disability: 20 years on, McKenzie, K., Murray, G., Martin, R., Metcalfe, D. 14 Apr 2022, In: Learning Disability Practice
  • Improving recruitment and retention in learning disability services, McKenzie, K., Metcalfe, D., Whelan, K., McNall, A. 1 Apr 2021, In: Nursing times
  • An evaluation of the distribution properties, factor structure, and item response profile of an assessment of emotion recognition, McKenzie, K., Murray, A., Murray, K., O'Donnell, M., Murray, G., Metcalfe, D., McCarty, K. Mar 2020, In: Heliyon
  • “Look, all our hard work is paying off”: A qualitative evaluation of a system‐wide, workforce development model to promote positive behavioural support, McKenzie, K., Martin, R., Metcalfe, D., Murray, G., McNall, A., Noone, S. 1 Nov 2020, In: Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities
  • Screening tools for Autism Spectrum Disorder, used with people with an Intellectual Disability: A systematic review, Metcalfe, D., McKenzie, K., McCarty, K., Murray, G. 1 Jun 2020, In: Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Service provision in Scotland for people with an intellectual disability who have, or are at risk of developing, dementia, McKenzie, K., Metcalfe, D., Michie, A., Murray, G. 1 Apr 2020, In: Dementia
  • A preliminary investigation into the relationship between empathy, autistic like traits and emotion recognition, Martin, R., McKenzie, K., Metcalfe, D., Pollet, T., McCarty, K. 15 Jan 2019, In: Personality and Individual Differences
  • Emotion recognition from body movement and gesture in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder is improved by situational cues, Metcalfe, D., McKenzie, K., McCarty, K., Pollet, T. 1 Mar 2019, In: Research in Developmental Disabilities

Qualifications

  • Psychology PhD September 01 2020
  • Psychology BSc (Hons) June 06 2016
  • Psychology MRes
  • Associate Fellow (AFHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2019

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