Neophytos Georgiou

Neophytos Georgiou

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

School of Psychology

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences


A hard-working, self-motivated student of psychology with a passion for the phenomena surrounding mental health. I am particularly interested in how psychiatric disorders influence an array of aspects within our everyday life – ranging from gambling behaviour to conspiracy belief.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2022 Georgiou, N., Delfabbro, P., & Balzan, R. (2022). Could autistic traits be a risk factor for conspiracy beliefs? An analysis of cognitive style and information seeking behavior. Minerva Psychiatry, 62(4), 231-240.
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    2021 Delfabbro, P., Georgiou, N., & King, D. L. (2021). Measuring Gambling Harm: The Influence of Response Scaling on Estimates and the Distribution of Harm Across PGSI Categories.. J Gambl Stud, 37(2), 583-598.
    DOI Scopus7 WoS5 Europe PMC4
    2021 Georgiou, N., Delfabbro, P., & Balzan, R. (2021). Conspiracy-Beliefs and Receptivity to Disconfirmatory Information: A Study Using the BADE Task. SAGE Open, 11(1), 1-9.
    DOI Scopus2 WoS1
    2021 Georgiou, N., Delfabbro, P., & Balzan, R. (2021). Autistic traits as a potential confounding factor in the relationship between schizotypy and conspiracy beliefs. COGNITIVE NEUROPSYCHIATRY, 26(4), 273-292.
    DOI Scopus2 WoS2
    2021 Delfabbro, P., King, D., Williams, J., & Georgiou, N. (2021). Cryptocurrency trading, gambling and problem gambling. Addictive Behaviors, 122, 1-6.
    DOI Scopus4 WoS5
    2021 Georgiou, N., Delfabbro, P., & Balzan, R. (2021). Conspiracy Theory Beliefs, Scientific Reasoning, and the Analytical Thinking Paradox. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 35(6), 12 pages.
    DOI Scopus1
    2020 Georgiou, N., Delfabbro, P., & Balzan, R. (2020). COVID-19-related conspiracy beliefs and their relationship with perceived stress and pre-existing conspiracy beliefs. Personality and Individual Differences, 166, 1-7.
    DOI Scopus107 WoS93 Europe PMC58
    2020 Delfabbro, P., King, D. L., & Georgiou, N. (2020). Positive play and its relationship with gambling harms and benefits.. Journal of behavioral addictions, 9(2), 363-370.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1 Europe PMC1
    2020 Delfabbro, P., King, D., & Georgiou, N. (2020). Opportunity cost and gambling: Distinguishing between competing activities and harm. Journal of Gambling Issues, 44, 170-179.
    DOI Scopus3
    2020 Delfabbro, P., Georgiou, N., Malvaso, C., & King, D. (2020). Is Self-Reported Propensity for Everyday Illusions of Control Higher in Gamblers and Is It Associated With Gambling-Specific Erroneous Beliefs?. SAGE OPEN, 10(1), 6 pages.
    DOI Scopus3 WoS3
    2019 Georgiou, N., Delfabbro, P., & Balzan, R. (2019). Conspiracy beliefs in the general population: The importance of psychopathology, cognitive style and educational attainment. Personality and Individual Differences, 151, 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus24 WoS18

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