Lynne is Chief Clinical Officer at Kooth and a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with 20 years’ NHS experience. Previous roles include Clinical Lead for CAMHS (Lancashire Care Foundation Trust) and Lead Consultant Psychologist for children’s eating disorders and adolescent inpatient services. Prior to joining Kooth, she was Clinical Director at schools based charity Place2Be.
It’s almost a double-whammy of stigma, being perceived as somebody who brings all their mental health problems to work and the perceived anxieties around being seen as a weak link or being passed over for promotion because you've got mental health difficulties. It's one of the reasons why our service is anonymous.11 September 2021