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Lucy Maddox

Lucy Maddox


Dr Lucy Maddox is a consultant clinical psychologist, lecturer and writer. She works clinically on an NHS psychiatric ward for teenagers in Bristol, and she lectures at the Institute of Pyschiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience and the Anna Freud Centre.

Lucy has written for various publications including the Guardian, Science, Prospect, the Psychologist and the Times. She was a British Science Association Media Fellow in 2013. 

Follow her on Twitter – @lucy_maddox – or read her blogs at Psychology Magpie and Huffington Post [].

Lucy’s writing does not express the opinion of any of the organisations she works for in her clinical or academic roles.

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