Lucy JohnstoneClinical Psychologist, Author
Dr Lucy Johnstone is a consultant clinical psychologist, author of Users and Abusers of Psychiatry (3rd edition Routledge 2021) and A Straight-Talking Guide to Psychiatric Diagnosis (PCCS Books, 2nd edition 2022); co-editor of Formulation in Psychology and Psychotherapy: making sense of people’s problems (Routledge, 2nd edition 2013); and co-author of A Straight Talking Introduction to the Power Threat Meaning Framework, 2020, PCCS Books) along with a number of other chapters and articles taking a critical perspective on mental health theory and practice. She is the former Programme Director of the Bristol Clinical Psychology Doctorate in the UK and has worked in Adult Mental Health settings for many years, most recently in a service in South Wales. She is Visiting Professor at London South Bank University. She lives in Bristol, UK, and currently works as an independent trainer.