I am a Lecturer and Chartered Health Psychologist (HCPC registered) in the Appetite and Obesity research group, Department of Psychology. I have worked at the University of Liverpool since 2016 and before that completed PhD and post-doctoral work at the University of Manchester. My research interests include health-related behaviour change and third wave therapies in the context of obesity management and health professional training. I have taught at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and across disciplines including psychology and medicine on topics including: health psychology, behaviour change, obesity and long-term conditions. I also deliver health psychology support directly to individuals applying behaviour change science, Motivational Interviewing and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in a range of practice settings.