I'm a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society with many years experience in higher education. I have previously worked at King's College, University College London, St Bartholomew's Medical College, The Tavistock Institute, QMW, the University of Westminster and Kingston University. I'm the author of numerous research articles and books. I have appeared on Channel 4 news, BBC 1 main news, BBC1 'Inside Out', BBC 3, BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5, BBC World Service, local BBC television and radio, Rai Uno (Italy), FDZ (Germany) and RT (Renegade Inc) discussing my research. I also have a long standing interest in Martial Arts and trained for many years with Shaolin Kung Fu Master Pao.