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Researcher: Garton, AF (Dr Garton)

Fields of Research

Psychology of ageing
Applied and developmental psychology
Epidemiology
Sensory processes, perception and performance

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in human society
Other health
Other education and training

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Adolescent's reasons for participation in leisure activities; 9th Annual Australasian Human Development Conference
Cognitive motivations for tobacco use in adolescents; 1st Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists
Developmental differences in imagery induced anxiety: The role of cognition; 32nd Annual Conference of the Australian Psychological Society
Dispelling conspiracy myths: Predicting well-being in Australian adolescents; The 30th Annual Australian Psychological Society Conference
Four-year-old children's knowledge of other in collaborative problem solving; 9th Annual Australasian Human Development Conference
Generalized self-efficacy: Family and adjustment correlates; Journal of Clinical Child Psychology
Imagery induced anxiety: The role of cognition; 10th Australasian Human Development Conference
Models of training for educational psychologists; Australian Association for Research in Education 1995 Conference
Stress and self concept in 10- to 15-year old school students; Journal of Adolescence
The ethics of testing; Australian Journal of Career Development
The identification of cognitive motivations for tobacco use in adolescents; 1st Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists
The role of peer assistance in children's problem solving; 10th Australasian Human Development Conference
The Western Australian child health survey: A pilot study; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Western Australian Child Health Survey: Developing Health and Well-being in the Nineties

Research Projects

Children's understanding of others as sources of knowledge; Australian Research Council (ARC)
The development of children's understanding of others as sources of knowledge; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision