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
Clinical Psychologist
Nottingham City Hospital
Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB
Email:  laura.shepherd@nuh.nhs.uk

Dr Anna Turner, BBA Psychosocial SIG Secretary
Clinical Psychologist
Adult & Paediatric Burns
City Hospital
Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB
Email:  anna.turner@nuh.nhs.uk

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