Morein Lab

Advancing Mental Health and Cognitive Research 

Our Focus

The Morein Lab aims to advance scientific knowledge and understanding of mental health difficulties relating to compulsivity and impulsivity. Our research integrates experimental psychology, psychiatry and  cognitive neuroscience . To date, our research has focused in particular on Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (OCD), Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and  increasingly Hoarding Disorder (HD). The lab is led by Dr Sharon Morein (aka Morein-Zamir) and is based at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK. 

Current Research & News

Free May 10th? Come to our free event: ARU Hoarding Conference: Understanding Hoarding Disorder: supporting those living with the condition - ARU .

Pleased to begin research in collaboration with Emma Kaminskiy, Oonagh Corrigan and Stuart Brown on the Hoarding Forum initiative. 

If you are in Cambridge and interested in taking part in Emily's studies we are offering Amazon Vouchers - contact via email HERE.  

Recent Publications

Hoarding Disorder: evidence and best practice in primary care. British Journal of General Practice (Morein-Zamir & Ahluwalia, 2023). Details

Cognitive flexibility: neurobehavioural correlates of changing one's mind (Zühlsdorff et al., 2022). Details

Shining a light on a hidden population: Social functioning and mental health in women reporting autistic traits but lacking diagnosis (Belcher et al., 2022 ) Details

Elevated levels of hoarding in ADHD: a special link with inattention. (Morein-Zamir et al., 2022). Details