Daughter of a mother with mental illness diagnosed as "bi-polar with paranoid delusions"
Honorary Fellow, Public Policy Network, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh
PhD student researching mental distress and recovery, Lancaster University
Consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist; Visiting professor, Lincoln University; Member of Critical Psychiatry Network
Medical anthropologist with awareness of different models of health
Associate senior lecturer in psychology, Leeds Trinity University College, Leeds
Professor, University of East London; Fellow, British Psychological Society
Counsellor and psychotherapist with 25 years’ experience working in the mental health field