Editors

Patsy
Patsy Irizar
Postgraduate Editor, University of Liverpool

I’m a Psychology PhD student at the University of Liverpool. My research interests are in addiction and mental health problems, with my PhD focusing on alcohol use and co-morbid mental health problems in the UK police service. I am funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and in partnership with Alcohol Research UK.

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Roisin
Roisin McGowan
Postgraduate Editor, University of Liverpool

I’m a recent graduate of the University of Liverpool, having studied my degree of Master of Psychological Sciences with Honours. My academic focus in my final year was on personal and interpersonal factors of mental health in asexual individuals, and my interests remain in sexuality and gender studies.

Amy
Amy Purcell
Student Editor, Edge Hill University

I am currently a first year student studying single honours Psychology. In my first year of college I had the opportunity to study Psychology and ever since then my education has revolved around this remarkable subject.

After my degree I hope to do further research in the Forensic area of…

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Sergio
Sergio Silverio
Editor-at-Large, University of Liverpool

I am lucky enough to be one of the first cohort to go into the University of Liverpool’s brand new Integrated Masters of Psychological Sciences specialising in Clinical and Health Psychology. I am immensely interested in the Psychology of Women, but more recently have start to look to multiple disciplines…

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Rachel
Rachel Warsaw
Postgraduate Editor, University of Liverpool

I am a Postgraduate Researcher at the University of Liverpool interested in the influence of technological advancements on our behaviour. My PhD project aims to explore the impact of mobile technology on executive function and sleep quality. I enjoy good food, travelling and can usually be found with a book in one hand and a coffee in the other.

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Josephine
Josephine Greenbrook
Postgraduate Editor

I believe in the amazing capacity for resiliency in human nature. Ben Okri once wrote that “the most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering,” and my life so far is perfectly reflected…

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Natalie
Natalie Powers
Student Editor, Liverpool Hope University

I’m from Barnsley in South Yorkshire, so I’m quite a bit away from home. I’m currently a first year student studying single honours Psychology. Since year ten, I have been given the option to learn about Psychology and have done every year since, resulting in me to choose this degree…

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Geri
Geri Burns-McCombe
Student Editor, University of Liverpool

I am a mature final year Psychology student at the University of Liverpool. I enjoy everything within Psychology. When I’m not at lectures or studying I enjoy running PAL (Peer Assisted Learning) sessions for younger Psychology students and volunteering for a National Youth Organisation. My interests lie in Public Relations and Communications and cats.

Gemma
Gemma Hudson
Student Editor, Liverpool Hope University

As an undergraduate of Psychology at Liverpool Hope University, I am beginning to learn many of the causes and risk factors of the development of psychopathology. I have a keen interest in Forensic Psychology as my dream has been to work in the Police from a young age. Now, I…

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Rebecca
Rebecca Coleman
Postgraduate Editor, Edge Hill University

I am in the final stages of my thesis at the University of Liverpool. I teach at both Edge Hill University and the University of Liverpool. My research explores serious violent offenders, with a particular interest in offender characteristics and previous convictions; I have investigated the differences in types of…

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