Dr Maki Rooksby
- Research Associate (Mental Health & Wellbeing)
- Affiliate (School of Computing Science)
Dr Maki Rooksby works for the School Attachment Monitor (SAM) project, a study to automate the key steps and features of a well-validated Manchester Child Attachment Story Task [MCAST: a representational attachment measure for middle childhood]. The study is a multi-disciplinary effort with colleagues in the School of Computing Science also at the University of Glasgow. Prior to joining the team, Dr Rooksby trained as a developmental psychologist and worked for a number of projects on child development and more recently on health research with adults with children.
Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.
- Consultation on human computer interaction in child mental health
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Endowment Funds
2018 - 2020
- Tangible toys (TATO) with sensors and biofeedback mechanism: Explorative work to assess its suitability and feasibility as a tool for treating anxious children
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
2017 - 2018