People 

Staff

Dr Andrew Fox

Dr Andrew Fox

Lecturer in Psychology
Research Tutor
Clinical Psychologist

Dr Andy Fox is a clinical psychologist specialising in complex and enduring mental health needs, particularly psychosis. Much of his work involves developing an understanding of the social-psychological factors important in complex mental health difficulties and trying to work out what to do about them to improve people's well-being.

Dr Hermine Graham

Honorary Lecturer & Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust

Dr Hermine L. Graham is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and clinical Lecturer. She has over 20 years experience of working in the NHS and also works in community mental health services in Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation (NHS) Trust.  She has expertise in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and in the assessment and treatment of a range of mental health and alcohol and ...

Dr Ruth Howard

Dr Ruth Howard

Senior Academic Tutor, ClinPsyD course

I am a Senior Academic Tutor and Admissions Tutor for the ClinPsyD Programme.  I supervise research within the area of health psychology, focusing mainly on coeliac disease, cancer and end of life care.  I organise the ClinPsyD health psychology teaching module and support the organisation of the MRes Clinical programme.

Dr Michael Larkin

Senior Research Tutor for Clinical Psychology
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
Course Director MRes Clinical Psychology

My main roles involve teaching, supporting and supervising research on the clinical psychology doctorate, and organising the MRes Clinical Psychology course. I also supervise PhD students using qualitative research methods to explore experiences of psychological distress, recovery, relatedness and caring. My research interests are in these same areas.

Professor Chris Oliver

Professor Chris Oliver

Professor of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Chris Oliver is Professor of Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Director of the Cerebra Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders. His main research interests are behavioural, cognitive and emotional disorders in people with severe intellectual disability, genetic syndromes and autism spectrum conditions.

Dr Gerard Riley

Dr Gerard Riley

Senior Academic Tutor

I am a Clinical Psychologist.  I work in neuropsychological rehabilitation, both in clinical practice and in research.  Research interests include family relationships in acquired brain injury/dysfunction, errorless learning, and the coping responses of those with a brain injury.

Professor John Rose

Professor John Rose

Director Foren Clin PsyD & Academic Director ClinPsyD
Consultant Clinical Psychologist, St Andrews Heath Care

John Rose is a clinical psychologist with a particular interest in working with people who have Intellectual Disabilities and works on the Clin Psy D course at the University. He is also Director of the new Forensic Clinical Doctorate that had its first intake in September 2013. 

He also works for St Andrews Health Care and has a strong emphasis on integrating research and teaching ...

Dr Biza Stenfert Kroese

Dr Biza Stenfert Kroese

Senior lecturer and consultant clinical psychologist

I have been a member of staff in the School of Psychology since 1988 and have combined my academic post with clinical psychology practice and managerial responsibilities in the NHS.

PhD students

Jane Appleby

(Supervisor: Chris Oliver & Sarah Beck)

Lisa Collis

(Supervisor: Chris Oliver)

Kate Eden

(Supervisor: Chris Oliver)

Kathryn Lucre

(Supervisors Lizzie Newton & Chris Jones)

Siti Omar

(Supervisors Gerry Riley & Hareth Al-Janabi)

Barzan Rahman

(Supervisor: Chris Oliver)

Caroline Richards

(Supervisor: Chris Oliver)

John Titterton

Self-funding (Supervisors: Michael Larkin & Alison Rolfe)

Christopher Wagstaff

(Supervisors: Derek Farrell, Robert Williams & Hermine Graham; School of Health and Population Sciences)

Lucy Wilde

(Supervisor: Chris Oliver)