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Professor William Yule joined the Institute of Psychiatry in 1962. His area of expertise is clinical child psychology. Prior to King's, William taught at the Institute of Education, University of London. 

William completed his MA at the University of Aberdeen; Dip Psychol at the Institute of Psychiatry and his PhD at the University of London

Research Interests: 

  • Stress and Trauma in Children 
  • Computer delivered intervention for depression and PTSD 
  • Needs of Refugees 

Expertise and Public Engagement:

William is a founder member of many professional groups; editor of various journals; Chaired BPsS Presidential Task Force on needs of refugees (2017); Founder of Children and War Foundation (