Miss Charlotte Kitchen, BSc (Hons) PGCert
Charlotte joined the Mental Health Research team in January 2011 as a Support Administrator. In September 2011, she was appointed as a part-time research assistant funded through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership to pilot a novel risk assessment tool in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. In November 2011, Charlotte undertook another part-time post as a research associate coordinating the Behavioural Activation in Obese Youth (BODY) and Mind Trial based in a local school funded by the Health Innovation and Education Cluster.
Charlotte has a BSc (Hons) Degree in Psychology from Newcastle University and a PCert in Health Research Methods from Durham University. In October 2013, Charlotte began a PhD to explore Behavioural Activation for young people with depression in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.
In her spare time Charlotte enjoys horse riding, netball, going to the cinemas and travelling. She has travelled extensively around South America and South East Asia.
School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health
- Kitchen, C. E. W., Lewis, S., Tiffin, P. A., Welsh, P. R., Howey, L. & Ekers, D. (2017). A focused ethnography of a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service: factors relevant to the implementation of a depression trial. Trials 18(1): 237.
- Welsh, P.R., Kitchen, C.E.W., Webster, L.A.D., Ekers, D. & Tiffin, P.A. (2016). Behavioural activation therapy for adolescents ‘at risk’ for psychosis? Early intervention in psychiatry 10(2): 186-188.
- Tiffin, P.A. & Kitchen, C.E.W. (2015). Incidence and 12-month outcome of childhood non-affective psychoses: British national surveillance study. British Journal of Psychiatry 206(6): 517-518.
- Tiffin, P.A., Kitchen, C. & Weir, S. (2015). Innovations in Practice: piloting a new child and adolescent risk assessment suite in the United Kingdom. Child and Adolescent Mental Health 20(4): 225-229.