Charlotte Clark

Charlotte is a Reader in Environmental and Mental Health Epidemiology, Queen Mary University of London. 

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Research Interests: 

Common Mental Disorders; Wellbeing; Occupational Stress; Lifecourse; the Physical Environment; Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.


Clark, C., Pike, C., McManus, S., Harris, J., Bebbington, P., Brugha, T., Jenkins, R., Meltzer, H., Weich, S., & Stansfeld, S. (2012). The contribution of work and non-work stressors to common mental disorders in the 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey. Psychological Medicine, 42, 829-842.

Stansfeld, S.A.P., C., McManus, S., Harris, J., Bebbington, P., Brugha, T., Hassiotis, A., Jenkins, R., Meltzer, H., Moran, P., & Clark, C. (2012). Occupations, work characteristics and common mental disorder. Psychological Medicine, 21:1-13.

Clark, C., Goodwin, L., Stansfeld, S.A., Hotopf, M., & White, P.D. (2011). Premorbid risk markers for chronic fatigue syndrome in the 1958 British birth cohort. British Journal of Psychiatry, 199, 323-329.

Clark, C., Caldwell, T., Power, C., & Stansfeld, S.A. (2010). Does the influence of childhood adversity on psychopathology persist across the lifecourse? A 45-year prospective epidemiologic study. Annals of Epidemiology, 20, 385-394.

Ford, E., Clark, C., McManus, S., Harris, J., Jenkins, R., Bebbington, P., Brugha, T., Meltzer, H., & Stansfeld, S.A. (2010). Common mental disorders, unemployment and welfare benefits in England. Public Health, 124, 675-681.

Stansfeld, S.A., Clark, C., Rodgers, B., Caldwell, T., & Power, C. (2011). Repeated exposure to socioeconomic disadvantage and health selection as life course pathways to mid-life depressive and anxiety disorders. Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46, 549-558.

Stansfeld, S.A., Clark, C., Caldwell, T., Rodgers, B., & Power, C. (2008). Psychosocial work characteristics and anxiety and depressive disorders in midlife: the effects of prior psychological distress. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 65, 634-642.

Clark, C., Rodgers, B., Caldwell, T., Power, C., & Stansfeld, S. (2007). Childhood and adulthood psychological ill health as predictors of midlife affective and anxiety disorders: the 1958 British Birth Cohort. Archives of General Psychiatry, 64, 668-678.


  • NIHR. Pilot study of a randomised trial of a guided e-learning health promotion intervention based on management standards for the improvement of employee wellbeing and reduction of sickness absence (GEM study).
  • ESRC. Uncertain Futures: Managing Late Career Transitions and Extended Working Life.
  • NIHR. ORiEL study: Evaluating the impact of urban regeneration and the Olympics on health and health inequalities in adolescents and their parents.
  • HSE/DWP. Occupation, psychosocial work environment and mental health in England: secondary analysis of the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey 2007.

 Links to other websites:

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