Ms Gilli Watson

Ms Gilli Watson



Associate Professor,
 Senior Clinical Lecturer
Doctoral Programme in Clinical Psychology


MA Hons Psychology
MSc Clinical Psychology

Professional membership

British Psychologyical Society

Roles on external bodies

Adviser to Joint Department of Health and NIMHE Victims of Violence and Abuse Programme

Teaching interests

Deconstructing mental health distress
Social Inequalities and mental health distress
Women's mental health difficulties
Childhood Trauma and adult mental health difficulties
Theraputic Skills

Research interests

Complex Trauma and Mental Health difficulties
Women's Mental Health Difficulties
Psychology of Women
Embodied Distress including self harm, eating distress, suicidality
Mental Health Service Development

Research groups

  • Mental Health
  • Professional Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)