Social and Human Identity Research
Dr Sophie Vasiliadis
Wellselves Research Interests
Current clinical research interests include: cognitive, sensory and emotional development factors in contextual trauma recovery; social media interaction, consumer marketing and body image and; gender development and sensory body identity and hormonal therapies and sexuality functions.
The impact of yoga and body therapies in supporting reduction in body dysmorphia and distress is a developing interest area for further study at Wellselves.
A dual citizen of both Australia and the Republic of Ireland, Chláir has recently begun researching and comparing rare ancient European, Australian and other international indigenous community healing traditions and related ancient anthropology.
Existential aspects of ongoing personal intergenerational identity history, especially the impact of intergenerational trauma are another area earmarked for ongoing investigation.