Clinical Psychology Team

 

Dr Jo Derisley – Head of Department for Clinical Psychology

Speciality: Paediatric Clinical Psychology (Diabetes and Inflammatory Bowel Disease)

Clinical and Research Interests: Mental health and physical health, coping with long term conditions, parental mental health and family functioning, ACT, wellbeing in the workplace, occupational health psychology, coaching.  Therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Behavioural therapy, Narrative therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and coaching approaches. Jo is an associate senior lecturer at UEA.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. AFBPsS member of the British Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology, Division of Occupational Psychology & Paediatric Psychology network. Member of the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. Member of the Association for Contextual Behavioural Science.

Qualifications: BSc (Hons), Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (ClinPsyD), Diploma in Cognitive Therapy, Certificate in Child Neuropsychology, Intermediate and advanced level training in ACT.

 

Dr Paula Christmas – Lead for Adult Clinical Psychology

Speciality: Adult Clinical Psychology (Chronic Pain Management)

Clinical and Research Interests: I have worked in a variety of health psychology settings, including Chronic Pain, HIV/ Sexual Health, Cardiac Rehab, Women’s Health (antenatal and postnatal depression and infertility), Diabetes, Rheumatology and Neurology.  My current interests in Chronic Pain include the use of group treatments for pain, the use of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) both with individuals and groups, and how psychological change is mediated in group treatments.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. Chartered member of the British Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology, Faculty for Clinical Health Psychology. Member of the British Pain Society. Member of the Association for Contextual Behavioural Science.

Qualifications: BA Psychology (Hons), Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (ClinPsyD), Systemic Psychotherapy Foundation Course.

 

Kiki Mastoyannopoulou – Lead for Paediatric Clinical Psychology

Speciality: Paediatric Clinical Psychology (Oncology)

Clinical and Research Interests: Post traumatic symptoms in children affected by illness and their families, Pain in children and adolescents, Parental mental health and family functioning, Therapies including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Systemic approaches and interest in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for chronic illness.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. AFBPsS Member of the British Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Children and Young People, Paediatric Psychology subgroup. Committee member of the National Paediatric Psychology Network. Member of the American psychological Association, Society of Pediatric Psychology.

Qualifications: BSc Psychology (Hons), University of Bristol, Diploma in Clinical Psychology (DipClinPsych).

 

Dr Bob Budd

Specialty: Paediatric Clinical Psychology (Rheumatology and Neonatal Intensive Care)

Clinical and Research interests: Prior to my post within the Hospital I have mainly worked with Children with Learning Disabilities (and their families), and have a particular interest in Attachment. I spent six years working in Learning Disabilities CAMHS in Norfolk, followed by two years as Lead Clinician for Suffolk Youth Autism Diagnosis. Alongside my current roles at the NNUH I am Lead Psychologist for Learning Disabilities CAMHS in Suffolk. I work with children, parents and families, using a variety of approaches including Systemic Therapy, Narrative Approaches, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, and others.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. Chartered member of the British Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Children and Young People, Paediatric Psychology & Learning Disabilities subgroups.

Qualifications: BSc Psychology with Philosophy (Hons), University of Sunderland, 2000; Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (D.ClinPsych), University of East Anglia, 2008; Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Family Futures; Systemic Psychotherapy Foundation Course, Anglia Ruskins University; Diagnostic Interview for Social Communication Disorders (DISCO) practitioner, Lorna Wing Centre for Autism; Attachment Narrative Therapy, Institute of Family Therapy.

 

Dr Amy Carroll

Specialty: Adult Clinical Psychology (Palliative Care and Cystic Fibrosis)

Clinical and Research Interests: I currently work in palliative care and cystic fibrosis. Prior to this I worked in a renal and transplant unit for five years, which allowed me to gain significant experience working with adults living with a long term health condition, and I have also worked with adults living with chronic pain. As well as working to promote the psychological wellbeing of individuals living with complex physical health conditions, I am also interested in supporting the wellbeing of staff working with these groups. My research interests include understanding how we can develop and evaluate psychological intervention in long term conditions, and how we can use technology to promote access to and deliver psychological intervention. I have previously worked as a research fellow at the University of East Anglia where I worked on a trial looking at the feasibility and efficacy of cognitive bias modification for social anxiety in adults who stutter.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist.  Member of UK Psychosocial Professions in Cystic Fibrosis group.

Qualifications: BSc Psychology (Hons), University of Essex, 2005; MSc Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience, Goldsmiths, University of London, 2008; Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy), University of East Anglia, 2013.

 

Dr Sarah Fish

Speciality: Adult Clinical Psychology (Adult Weight Management Service and Adult and Transition Diabetes Service)

Clinical and Research Interests: Working with individuals, groups and families drawing on a range of therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) within chronic health conditions. I am particularly interested in Adult Attachment, therapeutic processes, ACT and group work.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. Chartered member of the British Psychological Society (BPS), BPS Division of Clinical Psychology, BPS Faculty for Clinical Health Psychology, BPS Obesity SIG

Qualifications: BSc Psychology (Hons), Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsych), Specialist Certification in Obesity Professional Education (SCOPE).

 

 

Dr Louise Morgan

Speciality: Paediatric Clinical Psychology (Cystic Fibrosis and Oncology)

Clinical and Research Interests:  Working with children, young people, families and parents using a range of therapeutic approaches including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Compassion Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Based Approaches, Behavioural Therapy and Systemic & Narrative Approaches. My research interests including understanding the key components of second and third wave Cognitive Behavioural Therapies, and exploring the impact of rare genetic syndromes.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. Chartered member of the British Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Children and Young People, Paediatric Psychology subgroup. Member of UK Psychosocial Professions in Cystic Fibrosis group.

Qualifications: BA (Oxon), Psychology, Philosophy & Physiology, University of Oxford; MSc, Mental Health Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience; Clinical Psychology Doctorate, DClinPsy, University of Birmingham; Postgraduate Certificate in CBTp, ongoing, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience.

 

Dr Beth Roughsedge

Speciality: Adult Clinical Psychology (Chronic Pain Management)

Clinical and Research Interests: Working with individuals, couples and groups supporting wellbeing and adjustment to living with chronic pain/chronic health conditions. Using psychological therapies to address psychological barriers and emotional difficulties such as depression, anxiety, anger and PTSD that can impact on effective pain management. Therapeutic approaches include ACT and EMDR. Specialist interest in spinal cord stimulation (SCS) and involvement in Multi-disciplinary team pre-assessment process.

Memberships: Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist. Member of the Association for Contextual Behavioural Science.

Qualifications: BSc Psychology and Health Studies (Hons), University of Liverpool; Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (D.ClinPsych), University of East Anglia, 2009.

 

Dr Isabelle Straw

Speciality: Adult Clinical Psychology (Chronic Pain Management)