Dr Gemma Wilson-Menzfeld is a Senior lecturer at Northumbria University and Chartered Psychologist/registered Health Psychologist. Dr Wilson-Menzfeld’s expertise focuses on psychosocial well-being and ageing, specifically, social isolation and loneliness, digital exclusion, and loneliness/social isolation. Dr Wilson-Menzfeld is also Deputy Director for the Ageing Veterans research theme as part of the Northern hub for Veterans and Military Families’ Research.
Gemma Wilson-Menzfeld and Alison Osborne review a nationally representative US survey which finds that loneliness affects people of all ages; particularly young adults, people in middle age, and also very old age.[read the full story...]