Dr Louise Atkins

Lou Atkins PhD is a researcher, trainer and consultant in behaviour change intervention design and evaluation. As Senior Teaching Fellow of the UCLDr Lou Atkins_300Centre for Behaviour Change she leads the Australasian Hub. Lou is involved in a number of projects to improve health and wellbeing through the application of behaviour change theory to intervention design to change health professional behaviour, prevent and manage illness and promote environmental sustainability. Together with Professors Susan Michie and Robert West, Lou co-authored the book, ‘The Behaviour Change Wheel – A Guide to Designing Interventions’. She a registered Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society. Lou is a regular speaker at national and international scientific meetings and in UK Government departments including Department for Work and Pensions and The Treasury.