I am an accredited psychotherapist with a special interest in trauma with experience of working in various settings within the NHS such as CAMHS, Primary Care, Eating Disorders, Prison and Veterans Complex Treatment Services. I have also worked overseas in the humanitarian sector as a mental health specialist in conflict areas such as Iraq, Syria and Myanmar.
I joined the Open University to pursue doctoral research in 2021 to explore questions related to trauma, identity and engagement with extremism.
I am interested in exploring the following questions:
I am currently recruiting former extremists from the far-right and Islamist groups who are interested in exploring these questions and accessing confidential psychological therapy to help with the psychological after effects of extremist engagement such as anxiety, depression, guilt or shame. I can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org