I am the course director of the MSc Rehabilitation and MSc Applied Exercise for Health in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences. After having run for several years these 2 courses are now not being offered for recruitment while we are developing a new level 7 award.
I am also the lead for the Common Postgraduate Framework (CPF) - a generic research skills framework on offer to all students on postgraduate taught courses at St Georges.
I am also currently the School research methods champion - my remit is to try to unify the many different research methods courses on offer to the undergraduate students in our School and create one course we could all use - naturally with my colleagues involved in this teaching .
My research interests are long term pain, the use of philosophy to humanize clinical strategies ( assessment as well as management) .
I have an interest in the effects of chronic pain, qualitative methodologies, influence of philosophy on health and ill-health.
Watson, Natasha, Demetriou, George, Cole, Daryl, Hassenkamp, Anne-Marie and Thomson, Di (2019) The effects of mindfulness training on persistent or intermittent sub-acute pain : using the Headspace® application. European Journal of Physiotherapy, ISSN (print) 2167-9169 (Epub Ahead of Print)
Thomson, Di, Gowing, Francesca, English, Michael and Hassenkamp, Ann-Marie (2017) Exploring the role of mindfulness as a potential self-management strategy for physiotherapy students when on placement. International Journal of Practice-based Learning in Health and Social Care, 5(2), pp. 19-37. ISSN (online) 2051-6223
Thomson, Di, Patterson, David, Chapman, Hannah, Murray, Louise, Toner, Maeve and Hassenkamp, Anne-Marie (2017) Exploring the experiences and implementing strategies for physiotherapy students who perceive they have been bullied or harassed on clinical placements: Participatory action research. Physiotherapy, 103(1), pp. 73-80. ISSN (print) 0031-9406
Jackson, Marcus, Pelone, Ferruccio, Reeves, Scott, Hassenkamp, Anne Marie, Emery, Claire, Titmarsh, Kumud and Greenwood, Nan (2016) Interprofessional education in the care of people diagnosed with dementia and their carers: a systematic review. BMJ Open, 6(8), e010948. ISSN (online) 2044-6055
Greenwood, Nan, Hassenkamp, Anne-Marie and Pelone, Ferruccio (2016) General practice based psychosocial interventions for supporting carers of people with dementia or stroke: a systematic review. BMC Family Practice, 17(3), ISSN (online) 1471-2296
Pelone, Ferruccio, Reeves, Scott, Ioannides, Andreas, Emery, Claire, Titmarsh, Kumud, Jackson, Marcus, Hassenkamp, Anne Marie and Greenwood, Nan (2015) Interprofessional education in the care of people diagnosed with dementia : protocol for a systematic review. BMJ Open, 5(4), e007490. ISSN (online) 2044-6055
Thomson, Di and Hassenkamp, Anne-Marie (2008) The social meaning and function of food rituals in healthcare practice: an ethnography. Human Relations, 61(12), pp. 1775-1802. ISSN (print) 0018-7267
Thomson, D and Hassenkamp, A (2001) Exploration into the effects of an exercise programme on the lives of elderly female fallers. Age and Ageing, 30(S4), p. 45. ISSN (print) 0002-0729
Thomson, Diane, Hassenkamp, Anne-Marie and Mansbridge, Christina (1997) The measurement of empathy in a clinical and a non-clinical setting: does empathy increase with clinical experience? Physiotherapy, 83(4), pp. 173-180. ISSN (print) 0031-9406
Hassenkamp, Anne-Marie, Thomson, Diane, Mavrommatis, Sophia and Walls, Kaye (2009) Case studies in orthopaedics. In: Guthrie, Lauren, (ed.) Clinical case studies in physiotherapy: a guide for students and graduates. Edinburgh, U.K. : Churchill Livingstone. pp. 165-214. ISBN 9780443069161