One-time artist, long-time NHS clinician, now-time word wrangler, second-time artist, and cat parent.
Academic alphabet: BA(Hons), PhD, MPhil, MSc, MA. The first four in various kinds of psychology 1978-1998 and the last in creative writing 2014. Currently teetering on the edge of a full circle with a BA(Hons) in Painting – or maybe drawing. Nurturing provided by Goldsmiths’ College (university of London), University College London, Institute of Psychiatry/Maudsley Hospital, Leicester university, university of Lancaster, and Open College of the Arts.