Photograph of Prof Paul Bennett.Prof Paul Bennett

Honorary professor


Phone: +44 (0)29 2091 7805

Teaching Areas

Health and clinical psychology


Impact of disease or risk of disease on psychological well-being. Development of brief, simple to implement, interventions targeted at reducing distress and worry in health settings. Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. Implicit measures of cognitive processing.


Prof Paul Bennett holds an honorary professorship in the Psychology Department. He has worked as an academic and clinical health psychologist in the Universities of Cardiff, Swansea and Bristol. He is presently based in the Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre at the University of Cardiff, where he is involved in the development of coping interventions for people undergoing genetic risk assessment and with long-term health problems.