Ash Catton

PhD Candidate, Clinical Psychology Student


Past and Current Projects

The Integrative Sexual Victimisation Disclosure Model

This is an explanatory model that integrates most of the current literature on disclosure.

Invalidating Responses to Self-Disclosure: The Mediating Role of Shame on Disclosure Inhibition

This is the first experimental study that lends empirical support to the model, particularly to the connection between emotional invalidation and state shame.

Pathological Gaming: Assessment and Related Issues

This was a presentation given in 2020 around 'Internet Gaming Disorder', a controversial yet emerging disorder in the literature.

Blame Attributions against Male Victims of Sexual Coercion

Poster presentation of published study