Hayley Cronin

PhD Candidate, School of Psychology and Counselling

Hayley Cronin is a psychologist and PhD student completing her doctorate within the Faculty of Health at QUT. She holds a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and Master of Clinical Psychology from Griffith University. Hayley’s research interests include survivorship, psychosocial outcomes and palliative care in paediatric brain cancer. Her PhD seeks to better understand the illness experiences of children and adolescents as well as to investigate risk and protective factors related to quality of life and psychological wellbeing.

Key publication:
Bell, H. Ownsworth, T., Lloyd, O., Sheeran, N., & Chambers, S. (2018). A systematic review of factors related to children’s quality of life and mental health after brain tumor. Psycho‐Oncology, 27(10), 2317-2326. http://doi.org/10.1002/pon.4850