SSHA CONFERENCE 2013
Robert Palmer Grad Dip Psy, BA (Hons), MSc (Psy Couns), MBACP (Accred), UKRCP (Lead Advisor and Specialist Psychotherapist – Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust)
Robert has a background in the media and arts, working in radio, TV and performance in the UK and US, until he retrained in counselling and psychotherapy.
For the last ten years Robert has worked in the NHS, presently as a Lead Advisor and Specialist Psychotherapist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals. He also has a thriving private practice in Covent Garden.
Robert is an integrative psychotherapist, and also lectures on his specialist areas of interest – gender, diversity, sex and sexuality. He presently teaches the Motivational Interviewing trainings rolled out across the UK for the Society of Sexual Health Advisors. He has published in journals in the UK and US, and written articles for publications as diverse as Skin 2 and Positive Nation, and edited collections of psychological essays.
He lives in a stable in Bethnal Green with a very evil cat.