The CIDDR Team
|Dr Angela Hassiotis||Dr Katrina Scior||Dr Andre Strydom||Dr Jason Crabtree|
We are a team of professionals from a range of disciplines, with
psychiatry and clinical psychology at the core.
Dr Afia Ali - MRC Research Fellow
Afia explores the clinical and other consequences of stigmatisation on adults with intellectual disabilities
Aseel is a Research Assistant working on an international scoping review of intellectual disability stigma under the supervision of Katrina Scior. She is also involved in a project aimed at engaging people with intellectual disabilities in identifying priority areas for research with Katrina Scior and Angela Hassiotis.
Dr Kalpana Dein
Kalpana is a consultant forensic psychiatrist. She is an MD student and her work is on the epidemiology of Asperger syndrome in medium secure units across the UK under the supervision of Angela Hassiotis.
Samjib is a psychiatry trainee, working on a secondary analysis of the Prison Psychiatric Morbidity Survey to identify factors associated with imprisonment of people with learning disabilities, under the supervision of Angela Hassiotis and Andre Strydom.
of his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Richard is examining the
relationship between self-reported attitudes towards people with intellectual disabilities and actual behaviour in secondary school pupils, under the supervision of Katrina
Elizabeth is a trainee counselling psychologist who is completing her doctoral study on the impact of diagnosis on relationships and the family life of women with Asperger's Syndrome at Middlesex University, under the supervision of Andre Strydom.
Hayley studies the experiences of therapists who provide therapy for people with intellectual disabilities as part of the NHS IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Programme), as part of her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the University of East London. She is supervised by Katrina Scior and Deborah Chinn.
As part of her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Patricia is developing and evaluating ways of tackling negative attitudes towards people with intellectual disabilities among secondary school pupils, under the supervision of Katrina Scior.
Sanjay is a psychiatry trainee. His MSc project is a mixed methods study on service user experiences of attending acute and secondary care, under the supervision of Angela Hassiotis.
As part of her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Karen is examining implicit and explicit attitudes towards people with intellectual disabilities among lay people in Singapore, under the supervision of Katrina Scior. This study is being conducted in collaboration with Dr Michael Patterson, Nanyang Technological University Singapore, and Dr Kenneth Poon, National University of Singapore.
As part of her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Maria is piloting an intervention to increase positive attitudes in primary school children towards peers with learning and social and communication difficulties. She is supervised by Katrina Scior and Professor Norah Frederickson.
Professor Paul Bebbington (Dept of Mental Health Sciences, UCL)
Dr Deborah Chinn, NIHR Research Fellow, Kings College London
Dr Claudia Cooper (Dept of Mental Health Sciences, UCL)
Dr Ken Courtenay, Consultant Psychiatrist, Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust
Professor Adrian Furnham (Research Dept of Clinical, Educational & Health Psychology, UCL)
Nora Groce, Leonard Cheshire Chair & Director of the Leonard
Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre.
Dr Ian Hall, Honorary Senior Lecturer & Consultant Psychiatrist, Tower Hamlets Primary Care Trust
Professor Richard Hastings, Centre for Educational Development, Appraisal & Research, University of Warwick.
Professor Chris Hatton, Centre for Health Services Research, University of Lancaster
Dr Sujeet Jaydeokar, Consultant Psychiatrist, Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust
Dr Maria Kett, Assistant Director, Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre.
Professor Michael King, Dept of Mental Health Sciences, UCL
Professor Gill Livingston, Dept of Mental Health Sciences, UCL
Dr Michael Patterson, Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Dr Kenneth Poon, National Institute of Education, National University of Singapore
Dr Henry Potts, UCL Centre for Health Informatics & Multiprofessional Education
Dr Zuzana Walker, Dept of Mental Health Sciences, UCL
Dr Shirli Werner, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
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