Miranda Wolpert

Miranda Wolpert

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Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

Overview

Professor of Evidence Based Research and Practice, UCL

Director of Evidence Based Practice Unit (EBPU), UCL and the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

Director of Innovation, Evaluation and Dissemination, the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

Director of Child Outcomes Research Consortium (CORC)

A clinical psychologist by background, Miranda’s work focuses on improvement and prevention science combined with social entrepreneurship. She is committed to understanding how best to support and evaluate effective service delivery to promote resilience and meet children and young people’s mental health needs, including the development of online, digital and face-to-face tools and training resources for young people, carers and practitioners.

Miranda is Director of Innovation, Evaluation and Dissemination at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families. The programme works on four streams of work: Resilience Research and Evaluation; Digital Development and Evaluation; Innovation and Dissemination; and the Child Outcomes Research Consortium (CORC). Miranda is also Professor of Evidence Based Research and Practice at UCL.

In her other roles, Miranda is National Informatics Advisor for Children and Young People’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (CYP IAPT) with NHS England, Consultant Clinical Psychologist at Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust, and Children and Young People Mental Health Clinical Pathway Lead at UCLPartners.

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