Vanita Chamdal

Vanita Chamdal


  • TW20 0EX

Personal profile

Research interests

Mental health and wellbeing. My thesis is a mixed-method project exploring work stress in UK genetic counsellors and has involved a mixed method systematic literature review, semi-structured interviews (face to face and telephone) and a national postal survey. I have been involved in projects examining the second victimhood of healthcare professionals involved in patient safety incidents. 


PS1110 Mental health and wellbeing

PS2110 How Psychology can change the world

PS3110 Adult psychopathology

PS4306 Clinical assessments and treatment approaches

PS5201 Applied psychology

PS5206 Psychological adjustment and wellbeing

Educational background

University of Leicester – PhD Psychology

Keele University – MSc Counselling Psychology

Keele University – BSc (hons) Psychology and Philosophy

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, University of Leicester

Award Date: 29 Sept 2020

Counselling Psychology , MSc (hons), Keele University

Award Date: 20 Jun 2013

Psychology and Philosophy , BSc (hons), Keele University

Award Date: 22 Jun 2011