Dr Jane Herlihy
Dr Jane Herlihy MPhil DClinPsych CPsychol
is a British Psychological Society Chartered Psychologist.
She qualified from University College, London, as a Clinical Psychologist in 2000 and is
registered to practice as a Clinical Psychologist with the Health Professions Council.
She worked previously at the NHS Traumatic Stress Clinic in Camden and Islington,
offering specialist psychological treatment for people with trauma reactions.
Dr. Herlihy is an honorary lecturer in psychology at University College London.
She is also the Executive Director of the
Centre for the Study of Emotion and Law (CSEL).
All of her publications and more on this work are available at www.csel.org.uk.
Through CSEL, Dr. Herlihy works with lawyers, providing training on psychological aspects
of legal decision making, including training on self-care. At the Trauma Clinic
she enjoys working closely with clients’ lawyers in order to ensure that they can get the
best and most appropriate care as they navigate legal procedures.
As well as providing trauma-focused CBT and EMDR, Dr. Herlihy draws on a Narrative Therapy
approach in line with the needs of each client. She has presented and published papers
regarding the treatment of adverse responses to traumatic events. She offers
specialist supervision for psychologists working with psychological trauma, including
work with refugees and asylum seekers.