Dr Lucy Stephenson joined the Mental Health and Justice Project in 2017 to complete a PhD focussed on developing and trialling a tool which aims to maximise service user autonomy in making advance decisions for mental health crises.
She is a higher trainee in Psychiatry and Medical Psychotherapy on the Maudsley Training Programme and has a background in Philosophy of Psychiatry.
- Mental Health Law
- Medical Humanities
Expertise and Public Engagement
Dr Stephenson worked with members of the Mental Health and Justice Project and the Policy Institute at Kings to organise a Westminster Evidence Session on the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act and produce a policy briefing and blog post. https://www.kcl.ac.uk/policy-institute/assets/adm-mental-health-act.pdf
Dr Stephenson coordinates the Mental Health and Justice Twitter feed @MHealthJustice