Dr Neil Springham, Director of Therapies

Dr Neil Springham, Director of Therapies

Since training in the 1980s, Dr. Neil Springham has worked in adult mental health, addictions and now specialises in services for people diagnosed with personality disorder. He was a course leader at the Unit of Psychotherapeutic Studies, Goldsmiths College, co-founded the UK Art Therapy Practice Research Network and was twice elected chair of British Association of Art Therapists.

He has a PhD in Psychology and founded ResearchNet, a service user and provider collaboration which develops co-produced research in mental health. He has published and lectured internationally on a wide range of issues.   

"I passionately believe the diverse contribution of our therapy specialities and the voices of our service users are essential to positively influencing the overall care offered at Oxleas."