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Dr Lydia Turner

Post:Consultant Psychological Therapist (Mental Health Practice Uni)
Other posts:Honorary Lecturer (Psychology)
Location:JMS BUILDING 5D8
Email:L.Turner@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:8638
UK:01273 678638
International:+44 1273 678638
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Role

Dr Lydia Turner is a Consultant Psychological Therapist at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the School of Psychology/ Programme Director of Post Graduate Courses in Therapeutic Practice at the University of Sussex.  Lydia specialises in working with adults and children with complex mental health difficulties, in particular, those adults diagnosed with Personality Disorders (PD). She has a special interest in reducing stigma and negative attitudes towards people with a PD diagnosis. Lydia specialises clinically in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and has written and co-edited books on CBT, and Autoethnography. 

Publications

Davey, G., Cavanagh, K., Jones, F., Turner, L. and Whittington, A. (2012). Managing Anxiety with CBT for Dummies. John Wiley: Chichester.

 

Short, N., Turner, L. and Grant, A. (Eds.) (2013).  Contemporary British Autoethnography. Sense Publishers.

 

Turner L, Short N, Grant A, Adams T. (Eds). In press for April 2018. International Perspectives on Autoethnographic Research and Practice. London and New York: Routledge.