Institute for Positive Psychology & Education

Elizabeth Davies

Program of Study: PhD

Thesis: ‘In the Loop’: Identifying and Responding to the Psychosocial Support Needs of Children and Young People When a Loved One is Missing

This research investigates the psychosocial impact and support needs of children and young people when a loved one such as a parent, sibling, or other relative is missing. It seeks to explicate their experience of being supported by parents/carers, and the experience of those parents/carers in supporting young people.