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Mary is the author or editor of 12 books and has published many articles in scientific journals.

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Independent Consulting Psychologist

Mary McMurran PhD

mary-mcmurran-profileDr McMurran is a clinical, forensic and research psychologist. She specialises in staff training, service evaluation, and consultancy to criminal justice and forensic mental health services. She is committed to evidence-based practice.

Mary has a BSc in Psychology, an MSc in Clinical Psychology, and a PhD in Psychology by research. She is registered with the Health & Social Care Professions Council and is chartered with the British Psychological Society. She is a Fellow of the British Psychological Society and received a lifetime achievement award by the Division of Forensic Psychology in 2005.

She has worked as a practitioner psychologist in criminal justice and forensic mental health settings, and as an academic in universities. Her most recent post was Professor in the School of Medicine at the University of Nottingham.