Associate Professor, School of Education. Senior Fellow, Institute of Mental Health. University of Nottingham, Jubilee Campus, NG8 1BB. Editor International Journal of Therapeutic Communities, Course Leader MA Trauma Studies, Chair of Training Standards Universities Psychotherapy & Counselling Association (UPCA), Hon President Real Utd FC, Chair of Appointments Panel Skellern Lecture and JPMHN Lifetime award (www.skellern.info). UKCP Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, NMC Registered MHN.