Welcome to this website! We are part of the Cognition in Emotional Disorders and Resilience (CEDAR) group at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London. Below is a little bit of information about everyone involved in our study. If you would like to know more about our research and this study, please click on the menu buttons on the left side of this page.
Dr Colette Hirsch is a Clinical Psychologist and Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience and BRC/U associate. She is also an Honorary Consultant Clinical Psychologist in South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust Centre for Anxiety Disorders and Trauma, where she set up and runs the first dedicated Generalised Anxiety Disorder service in the UK. She is the director of the Cognition in Emotional Disorders and Resilience (CEDAR) group and her experimental research is mainly focused on cognitive processes that maintain anxiety disorders.
Richard Brown is Professor of Neuropsychology and Clinical Neuroscience at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London, and Honorary Consultant Clinical Psychologist with the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. He is a faculty member of National Institute of Health Research Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre. He has worked extensively in the field of clinical neuroscience and his primary interest is the field of movement disorders and particularly Parkinson’s disease.
Dr Lonneke van Tuijl is a post-doctoral researcher in the CEDAR group at King’s College London and at the Department of Health Psychology, University Medical Centre Groningen (The Netherlands). She holds a BSc in Psychology (2009) and an MRes in Psychology (2011). She completed her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Groningen, in 2017. Since 2016, she has been researching anxiety and worry in people with Parkinson’s Disease.
Hannah Krzyzanowski is a Research Assistant in the Cognition in Emotional Disorders and Resilience group at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London. She holds a BSc in Psychology from Birmingham University (2016) and an MSc in Psychiatric Research from King's College London (2018).