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Trauma Resilience in UK Policing

 

The project is governed by a Steering Group with representation from sponsors, academia, clinicians, participating forces and national police wellbeing interventions.

About the team...

  • Sponsor, Gill Scott-Moore, Police Care UK Chief Executive
  • National Wellbeing leads from the College of Policing 
  • Clinical expertise in trauma management from Prof. Chris Brewin
  • Chief Constables & Chief Medical Officers from participating UK police forces
  • Academic expertise in neuropsychology and sociology

The project is hosted at the Department of Sociology, with Dr Brendan Burchell as Principle Investigator and Dr Jess Miller as Research Associate. Jess is also Research Fellow at Police Care UK and is responsible for the design and day-to-day delivery of the study. We are also fortunate to have Dr Magdalena Soffia from the University of Cambridge as our Post Doctoral Researcher specialising in quantitative analysis.

 

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Dr Jess Miller

Research Associate - University of Cambridge
Research Fellow - Police Care UK
 

Dr Brendan Burchell

Principle Investigator
University of Cambridge
 
 

Prof Chris Brewin

Research Associate
University College London
 

Dr Magdalena Soffia

Research Associate
University of Cambridge
 

Mary Elliot-Davies

Research Collaborator
Police Federation of England and Wales
 
 
 

Gill Scott-Moore

Sponsor
CEO Police Care UK

Latest news

Dr Jess Miller in Channel 4 Dispatches: how do police officers cope with repeated assaults?

1 July 2019

Our lead researcher, Dr Jess Miller, was interviewed by former policeman Dan Clark-Neal for Channel 4 Dispatches .

Policing: The Job & The Life Survey hits the headlines

9 May 2019

Initial findings from the survey (funded by Police Care UK) hit headline news on 9th May across the UK.

Trauma Resilience Project on BBC Inside Out and Sussex Breakfast News

28 December 2018

BBC's Inside Out on January 28th covered much of the Trauma Resilience in UK Policing project.