Mairin Taylor

Senior Lecturer Above the BarMairin Taylor

Programme Coordinator - Counselling
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Research Interests

Dr Mairin Taylor joined UC’s School of Health Sciences as a lecturer at the start of 2019. Prior to this, she worked as a research specialist and clinical psychologist at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University in Japan for a year and also ran her own practice as a clinical psychologist in Ōtautahi Christchurch for five years.

Recent Publications

  • Taylor MR., Carrasco K., Carrasco A. and Basu A. (2022) Tobacco and ADHD: A Role of MAO-Inhibition in Nicotine Dependence and Alleviation of ADHD Symptoms. Frontiers in Neuroscience 16
  • Rucklidge JJ., Taylor MR. and Johnstone JM. (2018) Do diet and nutrition affect ADHD? Facts and clinical considerations. Psychiatric Times 35(9): 15-16.
  • Taylor MR., Chuang C., Carrasco KD., Nagatomo S. and Rucklidge JJ. (2018) Dietary and Micronutrient Treatments for Children with Neurodevelopment Disorders. Current Developmental Disorders Reports 5(4): 243-252.
  • Taylor MR., Boden J., Farmer R. and Rucklidge JJ. (2017) The Function of Reward Sensitivity and Temporal Discounting in the Relationship between Risk and ADHD in Adults. New Zealand Journal of Psychology 46(1): 36-46.
  • Rucklidge JJ., Downs-Woolley M., Taylor M., Brown JA. and Harrow SE. (2016) Psychiatric Comorbidities in a New Zealand Sample of Adults With ADHD. Journal of Attention Disorders 20(12): 1030-1038.