Dr Amanda Bingley


Research Overview

Amanda Bingley is a Lecturer in Health Research in the Division of Health Research, Faculty of Health & Medicine. She joined the Division in September 2001.

Following a BSc (Hons) in Geography at Lancaster University (1996), her ESRC funded PhD in Cultural Geography at the University of Edinburgh (2002) explored the influence of gender identity and very early infant and childhood sensory experience on subsequent adult sensory perception of landscape.

Amanda has developed research projects with a focus on the narrative experience of health, place and well being in a range of different contexts and populations.

Engaging people with dementia in designing playful and creative practices: Co-design or co-creation?
Tsekleves, E., Bingley, A.F., Lujan Escalante, M., Gradinar, A.I. 8/08/2018 In: Dementia. 17 p.
Journal article

Displacement: critical insights from flood-affected children
Mort, M.M.E., Walker, M.P., Lloyd Williams, A.S., Bingley, A.F. 07/2018 In: Health and Place. 52, p. 148-154. 7 p.
Journal article

From victims to actors: the role of children and young people in flood recovery and resilience
Mort, M.M.E., Walker, M.P., Lloyd Williams, A.S., Bingley, A.F. 1/05/2018 In: Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 36, 3, p. 423-442. 20 p.
Journal article

The contribution of silence to spiritual care at the end of life: a phenomenological exploration from the experience of palliative care chaplains
Bassett, L., Bingley, A.F., Brearley, S.G. 25/02/2018 In: Journal for the Study of Spirituality. 8, 1, p. 34-48. 15 p.
Journal article

Silence as an element of care: A meta-ethnographic review of professional caregivers’ experience in clinical and pastoral settings
Bassett, L., Bingley, A.F., Brearley, S.G. 1/01/2018 In: Palliative Medicine. 32, 1, p. 185-194. 10 p.
Journal article

“That’s where I first saw the water…”: mobilizing children’s voices in UK flood risk management
Lloyd Williams, A.S., Bingley, A.F., Walker, M.P., Mort, M.M.E., Howells, V. 1/12/2017 In: Transfers. 7 , 3, p. 76-93. 18 p.
Journal article

Migrating art: A research design to support refugees' recovery from trauma - a pilot study
Rose, E.E., Bingley, A.F. 1/11/2017 In: Design for Health. 1, 2, p. 152-169. 18 p.
Journal article

Ageing playfully: a story of forgetting and remembering
Lujan Escalante, M.A., Tsekleves, E., Bingley, A.F., Gradinar, A.I. 10/03/2017 In: Design for Health. 1, 1, p. 134-145. 12 p.
Journal article

“We don't snack”: attitudes and perceptions about eating in-between meals amongst caregivers of young children
Jacquier, E., Gatrell, A.C., Bingley, A.F. 01/2017 In: Appetite. 108, p. 483-490. 8 p.
Journal article

F01-B Hospice Professionals’ Experiences with Suicide and Hastened Death in Washington State
Gerson, S., Grinyer, A., Bingley, A., Froggatt, K. 7/12/2016
Meeting abstract

Ageing playfully: designing playful workshops for social interaction and happiness of people with dementia
Tsekleves, E., Lujan Escalante, M.L.E., Bingley, A.F. 31/10/2016

Children, young people and flooding: recovery and resilience
Mort, M.M.E., Walker, M.P., Lloyd Williams, A., Bingley, A.F., Howells, V. 22/09/2016 Lancaster : Lancaster University. 39 p.
Other report

Telling tales out of school: 'caring space' and organizational wellbeing
Edwards, M.J., Crump, N.J., Bingley, A.F. 1/06/2016
Conference paper

Gardens and gardening in later life
Milligan, C., Bingley, A. 12/06/2015 In: Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology. Taylor and Francis Inc. p. 321-328. 8 p. ISBN: 9780415631143. Electronic ISBN: 9781136221026.

Place and wellbeing: shedding light on activity interventions for older men
Milligan, C., Payne, S., Bingley, A., Cockshott, Z. 01/2015 In: Ageing and Society. 35, 1, p. 124-149. 26 p.
Journal article

"It's where I first saw the water": walking and talking along a flood landscape with children and young people
Lloyd Williams, A., Bingley, A., Mort, M., Walker, M. 2015
Conference paper

Balancing acts of work in the third sector: older volunteers’ experience in woodland conservation
Bingley, A., Collins, A., Varey, S., Oaks, R. 2014
Conference paper

Evaluation of the Maun homeopathy project clinic, Botswana: final report
Bingley, A., Holland, P., Gadd, B., Mohiemang, I. 2014 Lancaster University.
Commissioned report

Maun homeopathy project clinics, Botswana: evaluating the service
Bingley, A., Holland, P., Gadd, B., Mohiemang, I. 2014 The Homeopath, 33, p. 34-36. 3 p.

Woodland as working space: where is the restorative green idyll?
Bingley, A. 08/2013 In: Social Science and Medicine. 91, p. 135-140. 6 p.
Journal article

Working at the coalface: using action research to study ‘integrative medicine’ in the NHS
Welch, P., Thomas, C., Bingley, A. 02/2013 In: European Journal of Integrative Medicine. 5, 1, p. 75-82. 8 p.
Journal article

Touching space in hurt and healing: Exploring experiences of illness and recovery through tactile art
Bingley, A. 10/2012 In: Touching Space, Placing Touch. Farnham : Ashgate Publishing p. 71-88. 18 p. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0214-5.

Health, People and Forests
Bingley, A. 19/04/2012 In: Making Sense of Place. Woodbridge : The Boydell Press p. 107-116. 10 p. ISBN: 9781843837077. Electronic ISBN: 9781846158605.

Narrative research methods in palliative care contexts : two case studies.
Thomas, C., Reeve, J., Bingley, A.F., Brown, J., Payne, S., Lynch, T. 05/2009 In: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 37, 5, p. 788-796. 9 p.
Journal article

A comparative review of palliative care development in six countries represented by the Middle East Cancer Consortium (MECC)
Bingley, A. 03/2009 In: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 37, 3, p. 287-296. 10 p.
Journal article

Sandplay, Clay and Sticks: Multi-Sensory Research Methods to Explore the Long-Term Mental Health Effects of Childhood Play Experience
Bingley, A., Milligan, C. 2009 In: Doing Children’s Geographies: Methodological Issues in Research with Young People. London : Taylor & Francis p. 57-70. 13 p. ISBN: 978-0-415-44820-8.

Developing narrative research in supportive and palliative care : the focus on illness narratives.
Bingley, A.F., Thomas, C., Brown, J., Reeve, J., Payne, S. 06/2008 In: Palliative Medicine. 22, 5, p. 653-658. 6 p.
Journal article

Narrative research in palliative care: reviewing methods used to analyse stories about the end of life.
Brown, J., Thomas, C., Payne, S., Reeve, J., Bingley, A. 2008 In: Palliative Medicine. 22, 4, p. 551-551. 1 p.
Journal article

Palliative care developments in the region represented by the Middle East Cancer Consortium: Review and comparative analysis
Bingley, A., Clark, D. 2008 Bethesda, US : National Cancer Institute, US Dept of Health and Human Services. 127 p.

The need for narrative research.
Brown, J., Bingley, A.F., Payne, S. 2008 In: End of Life Care. 2, 3, p. 62-63. 2 p.
Journal article

Restorative places or scary spaces? The impact of woodland on the mental well-being of young adults
Milligan, C., Bingley, A. 12/2007 In: Health and Place. 13, 4, p. 799-811. 12 p.
Journal article

Sandplay, clay and sticks:multi-sensory research methods to explore the long-term influence of childhood play experience on mental well-being.
Bingley, A.F., Milligan, C. 1/08/2007 In: Children's Geographies. 5, 3, p. 283-296. 14 p.
Journal article

Resilience in resource-poor settings
Bingley, A.F., McDermott, E. 2007 In: Resilience in palliative care: achievement in adversity. Oxford : Oxford University Press 261 p. ISBN: 9780199206414.

Making sense of dying: a review of narratives written since 1950 by people facing death from cancer and other diseases.
Bingley, A.F., McDermott, E., Thomas, C., Payne, S., Seymour, J.E., Clark, D. 04/2006 In: Palliative Medicine. 20, 3, p. 183-195. 13 p.
Journal article

Viewing patient need through professional writings: a systematic 'ethnographic' review of palliative care professionals' experiences of caring for people with cancer. at the end of life.
McDermott, E., Bingley, A.F., Thomas, C., Payne, S., Seymour, J., Clark, D. 01/2006 In: Progress in Palliative Care. 14, 1, p. 9-18. 10 p.
Journal article

Digging deep: Using diary techniques to explore the place of health and well-being amongst older people
Milligan, C., Bingley, A., Gatrell, A. 11/2005 In: Social Science and Medicine. 61, 9, p. 1882-1892. 11 p.
Journal article

Healing and Feeling: the place of emotions for older people
Milligan, C., Bingley, A., Gatrell, A. 2005 In: Emotional Geographies. Aldershot : Ashgate Publishing p. 49-62. 13 p. ISBN: 978-0-7546-7107-7.

What are the views of people affected by cancer and other illnesses about end of life issues? carer perspectives.
Clark, D., Thomas, C., Lynch, T., Bingley, A. 2005 Macmillan Cancer Relief
Working paper

What are the views of people affected by cancer and other illnesses about end of life issues? professional and patient perspectives.
Clark, D., Thomas, C., McDermott, E., Bingley, A., Payne, S., Seymour, J. 2005 Macmillan Cancer Relief
Working paper

'Cultivating health' : therapeutic landscapes and older people in northern England.
Milligan, C., Gatrell, A., Bingley, A. 05/2004 In: Social Science and Medicine. 58, 9, p. 1781-1793. 13 p.
Journal article

Cultivating health and mental well-being among older people
Milligan, C., Bingley, A., Gatrell, T. 2004 In: Growth Point. March 2004
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In here and out there: sensations between self and landscape
Bingley, A. 2003 In: Social and Cultural Geography. 4, 3, p. 329-345. 17 p.
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Research ethics in practice.
Bingley, A.F. 2002 In: Subjectives, knowledges, and feminist geographies : the subject and ethics of social research. Lanham, Md. : Rowman and Littlefield p. 208-222. 15 p.