Psychosocial Group

Concerned with the psychological recovery and social re-integration of individuals who have suffered burn injury.

We are a group of multi-disciplinary burns professionals with a particular interest in the psychological and social welfare of those affected by burn injuries. Our membership includes psychologists, psychotherapists, counsellors, play specialists, play therapists, nurses and more.

The pages within this section contains various resources and links to information that you may find useful in supporting people with burns.

For details on the group and to enquire about membership please contact:

Dr Laura Shepherd, BBA Psychosocial SIG Chair
Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Nottingham City Hospital
Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB

Dr Rachel Mumford, BBA Psychosocial SIG Secretary
Senior Clinical Psychologist
Department of Clinical Health Psychology
Pinderfields Hospital
Aberford Road, Wakefield

Special Interest Groups include:

Burn Club Special Interest Group
Burn Nutrition Group
Burn Therapists’ Special Interest Group
Informatics Special Interest Group
Microbiology & Infection Prevention Special Interest Group
Nurses Special Interest Group
Pre-Hospital Special Interest Group
Psychosocial Group