Professor Angel Chater
Professor Angel Chater is a Chartered Psychologist, an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a Registered Health Psychologist and Sport and Exercise Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). She is a Professor in Health Psychology and Behaviour Change at the University of Bedfordshire, situated within the Institute for Sport and Physical Activity Research (ISPAR) where she leads the Centre in Health, Wellbeing and Behaviour Change. She is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine at UCL School of Pharmacy and an Associate and Course tutor to UCL Centre for Behaviour Change’s Summer School. In her roles, she integrates health psychology into non-psychology curriculum, CPD training and applied health research, with a focus on communication skills, behaviour change interventions and adolescent health. She is the current Chair of the British Psychological Society Division of Health Psychology (DHP) and passionate about the scientific application of health psychology to public health and its role in intervention design. She is working closely with Local and National Government and County Sport Partnerships on the Behaviour Change Agenda.