Staff Profiles: Dr. Kerry Hughes

Dr. Kerry Hughes

Staff Profile: Dr. Kerry Hughes
Senior Tutor for the School of Natural and Social Sciences and Senior Lecturer in Psychological Sciences

Dr. Kerry Hughes

Dr. Kerry Hughes

Senior Tutor for the School of Natural and Social Sciences and Senior Lecturer in Psychological Sciences

Psychological Sciences

I am the Senior Tutor for the School of Natural and Social Sciences, and a Senior Lecturer in Psychological Sciences. By training and experience I am a Clinical Psychologist. My interests are in wellbeing and mental health, and I am module tutor for modules on clinical psychology, counselling and wellbeing.

Biography

I am the Senior Tutor for the School of Natural and Social Sciences, and a Senior Lecturer in Psychological Sciences. By training and experience I am a Clinical Psychologist.  My main focus in the NHS was on working with adults of working age with mental health issues and working with adults with learning disabilities, in the community and on inpatient wards.  My teaching and research interests are in wellbeing and mental health, and I am module tutor for modules on clinical psychology, counselling and wellbeing.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
DClinPsy Doctorate in Clinical Psychology Universities of Coventry and Warwick 2009
BA (Hons) Psychology The Open University 2003

Accreditation

I am a Chartered Psychologist and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.

Teaching and research

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate