Alessandra Lemma

Alessandra Lemma


Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust


Professor Alessandra Lemma is a Fellow of the British Psychoanalytical Society. She is Director of the Psychological Therapies Development Unit, Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust and Clinical Director of the Psychological Interventions Research Centre (PIRC) at University College London (UCL). She is the Collaboration lead for joint projects between Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families and the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. She is Honorary Professor of Psychological Therapies in the School of Health and Human Sciences at Essex University and Visiting Professor, Psychoanalysis Unit, UCL. She is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: Applications, Theory and Research (Routledge), and the Editor of the New Library of Psychoanalysis book series (Routledge). She has published several books and papers on psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, the body and trauma.

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