Dr Shannon Cullerton
Dr Shannon Cullerton is a clinical psychologist currently in the role of Lead Psychologist for Staff Wellbeing on Covid-19 Wards at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. She comes to this position after previously working in specialist services within the NHS that work with people who have experienced complex trauma. Prior to her career in the NHS she worked for a number of well-known Human Rights organisations for over a decade. Her current role was created in the context of a rapid Covid-19 response. In this role she has been informed by traditional psychological thinking on responses to the impact of crisis and traumatic incidents as well as drawing on her interest and skills in systemic, narrative, community psychology and strengths based approaches to meet the diverse needs of the staff and ensure the offer of support is as accessible and meaningful to as many as possible.