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 Natalie Holman, BBA Psychosocial SIG Chair
Clinical Psychologist, Paediatric Burns Unit
Alder Hey Children’s Hospital
Eaton Road, Liverpool L12 2AP
Email: Natalie.Holman@alderhey.nhs.uk

Dr Rachel Mumford, BBA Pschosocial SIG Secretary
Clinical Psychologist
Children’s Burns Unit,
Pinderfields Hospital
Aberford Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DG
Rachel.mumford@midyorks.nhs.uk

Special Interest Groups include:

Burn Club Special Interest Group
Burn Dietetics 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