Strategic Lead for the Psychology Community Research Clinic Placement Relations Lead for Doctorate in Counselling Psychology Senior Lecturer
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- Location MC315
- Faculty Faculty of Education Health & Wellbeing
- Institute Institute of Human Sciences
- Areas of expertise
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (CBT & EMDR)
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Person Centred & Humanistic Approaches
Garrett is a Chartered & HCPC Registered Counselling Psychologist. He is lead for the Psychology Community Research Clinic and contributes to teaching and research activities across the Department of Psychology. He has served a 7 year tenure as Programme Director for the Doctorate in Counselling Psychology, overseeing the clinical training programme, delivering training in applied psychotherapeutic techniques, and leading the development of Psychologists. Research interests relate to Applied Psychology, and the factors contributing to successful mental health interventions. His work includes researching therapeutic processes, clinical interventions, and clinical judgements.
He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), a Chartered member of the British Psychological Society (Associate Fellow).
Research interests include critical psychopathology, social constructs in psychotherapy, counselling psychology training, mental health, personal development, LGBT issues, religion & spirituality, destigmatisation and attitudes towards mental health & help-seeking.
British Psychological Society (BPS) - Associate Fellow & Chartered member.
Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) - Registered Psychologist.
Higher Education Academy - Fellow (FHEA)
PGCert Academic Practice
Post MSc Counselling Psychology (Chartership & HCPC Registration)
MSc Counselling Psychology
BSc Psychology (Hons) - BPS Supervision Training (L1-4)
BPS Expert Witness Training (L1)
Kennedy, G., & Arikut-Treece, Y. (2015). Working as a Counselling Psychologist in Primary Care. In Douglas, B., Woolfe, R., Strawbridge, S., Dryden, W. & Galbraith, V. Handbook of Counselling Psychology. UK: Sage
Kennedy, G (2014). “Words are too good to be wasted” A professional workshop in personal writing. Division of Counselling Psychology Conference - British Psychological Society: London
University of Wolverhampton
Director of the Psychology Community Research Clinic
Placement Lead - Doctorate in Counselling Psychology
Previous: Programme Director - Doctorate in Counselling Psychology - Sept 2011 to Aug 2018
Clinical Lead / Psychologist - November 2010 to Present
Base 25 Wolverhampton
Practitioner Psychologist October 2008 - May 2012
Wolverhampton PCT Healthy Minds (IAPT / NHS) Wolverhampton
Trainee Psychologist & Practitioner Psychologist November 2007 - December 2010
Integrated Psychology & Psychotherapy Service (NHS) Wolverhampton
Trainee Psychologist November 2007 - September 2008
Additional Training & Experience
BPS Supervision Training Levels 1,2,3 & 4 January 2013
Expert Witness (Level 1 - BPS Accredited) February 2013
BPS Division of Counselling Psychology Conference Committee October 2011 - July 2014