Robyn is a student in the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at KCL. She began her study of Psychology with the MSc Psychology of Mental Health (conversion) at the University of Edinburgh, and on a study exchange with Dartmouth College in the US. Following completion of a MSc in Mental Health Studies this year, she is due to start a PhD (funded by the ESRC LISS-DTP) in October, on perfectionism and student mental health. Her particular research interests are young people's mental health, perfectionism, anxiety disorders and OCD.
Robyn Murphy summarises an RCT that compares the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of an intensive community supported discharge service versus treatment as usual for adolescents with psychiatric emergencies.[read the full story...]