Analyze interpersonal relationships from a gender perspective


Intervention with victims of gender violence


Training on gender roles and sexist ideology

Research Interests

Through a gender perspective, the group tries to investigate the influence of different variables in the development of interpersonal relationships.

Sexist ideology

Gender violence

Sexual objectification



Cyber violences

Decision making

Social perception

Team of

Gender & Psychosocial Lab is directed by Francisca Expósito. The laboratory is made up of researchers from the Psychology Departments of the Universities of Granada, Extremadura, and Alicante (Spain).

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Sánchez-Hernández, M. D., Herrera, M. C., Villanueva-Moya, L., & Expósito, F. (2023). Cyberbullying on Instagram: How adolescents perceive risk in personal selfies? Cyberpsychology: Journal of Psychosocial Research on Cyberspace, 17(5), Article 2.

Badenes-Sastre, M., Lorente Acosta, M., Beltrán-Morillas, A. M., & Expósito, F. (2023). Transformative effect of intimate partner violence against women based on sociocultural factors trapping women in a violent relationship. Current Psychology.

Villanueva-Moya, L., & Expósito, F. (2023). How Do Women and Men Perceive the Sacrifice of Leaving Work for Their Families? A Cost–Benefit Analysis. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 1-19, 01461672231195331.


Obstacles for women to break up an abusive relationship

Obstacles for women to break up an abusive relationship Centro de Investigación Mente, Cerebro y Comportamiento (20 March 2023). Obstacles for women to break up an abusive relationship. Marta Badenes-Sastre


Physical and mental health problems in children and adolescents are a priority for global intervention, and sport is an appropriate means of preventing them. Therefore, from the Club Deportivo FutSal Montevive-Alhendín (Granada) value the care and emotional education of athletes including the project Psico-FutsalH as part of sports training. This project aims to provide a

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on intimate partner violence in Spain

Impacto de la pandemia por COVID-19 en la violencia de género en España University of Granada (2022). Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on intimate partner violence in Spain. Marta Badenes-Sastre

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