Dr Helen Aucote - Nat Sch Psychology (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor

Health Psychology and Social Cognition. Risk Perception and how this impacts on the adoption of health behaviours. Social cognitive factors associated with pro-environmental behaviour.


Phone :(03) 9953 3013 (Melbourne)
Email :Helen.Aucote@acu.edu.au
URIs : Staff Directory Profile

Research Interests

Health Psychology ; Social Cognition ; Pro-Environmental Behaviour ; Health Behaviours ; Social Cognitive Factors ; Risk Perception ;

Methods Expertise

No research method is currently recorded.

Research Projects

No research project is currently recorded.

Selected Publications


Rockfalls: Predicting high risk behaviours from beliefs, in Disaster Prevention and Management: an international journal (print version)


Changing perception of average person's risk does not suffice to change perception of comparative risk, in Psychology, Health & Medicine (print version)


The Behavioural Inhibition System and Behavioural Approach System (BIS/BAS) Scales: measurement and structural invariance across adults and adolescents, in Personality and Individual Differences (print version)


Non-equivalence of direct and indirect measures of unrealistic optimism, in Psychology, Health & Medicine (print version)