Lucy Oldfield

Staff details

PositionLecturer in Psychology and Clinical Psychologist
Department Psychology
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Phone+44 (0)20 919 7887
Lucy Oldfield

I’m a Clinical Psychologist working in a primary care adult mental health setting in the NHS and lecturing at Goldsmiths on the Foundations in Clinical Psychology and Health Services MSc programme. My clinical work is focussed around anxiety and mood disorders with a specialist interest in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

2009 - Current - Clinical Psychologist, NHS

2015 - Current - Lecturer, Goldsmiths

2012 - 2013 – PG Dip Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Kings College London

2009 - 2012 – Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, University College London

2002 - 2009 – Metropolitan Police Service, Detective Sergeant

1999 - 2002 – BA (Hons) Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Brasenose College

Teaching & Supervision

  • I coordinate three modules of the Foundations in Clinical Psychology and Health Services MSc and teach on these:
  • Understanding and Treating Psychological Disorders
  • Professional Issues in Clinical Psychology
  • Research Project
  • Additionally I teach on the Addictive Behaviours module for both BSc and MSc students
  • I supervise BSc and MSc projects concerned with clinical outcomes, service evaluations, anxiety and mood disorders