Becca Dean

Casual Research Assistant

Becca is a doctoral researcher in the School of Psychology at the University of Sussex, studying the role of mental imagery in young people with depression. As a research assistant with CEI, Becca supports the evaluation of interventions for children and families, and data synthesis projects.

Prior to this, Becca worked as a clinical research coordinator in the National Health Service, coordinating and collecting data for a portfolio of studies for mental health and neurodegenerative conditions. She has experience of systematic reviews and meta-analyses, having led an international team to conduct two Cochrane reviews. Becca is passionate about increasing stakeholder involvement and using research to improve the lives of young people and families.