Dr Benjamin Lorimer

School of Psychology

Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

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Dr Benjamin Lorimer
School of Psychology
Cathedral Court
1 Vicar Lane
S1 2LT

I work in a split role as a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology on the DClinPsy course in the Clinical and Applied Psychology Unit (CAPU) on Monday-Thursday, and as a researcher within the Grounded Research team at Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber (RDaSH) NHS Trust on Friday. I am also a member of the Psychotherapy Evaluation and Research Lab at Sheffield (PEARLS) based in CAPU.


PhD Psychology (University of Sheffield, 2022)
MA Social Research (University of Sheffield, 2018)
MSc Investigative and Forensic Psychology (University of Liverpool, 2016)
BSc Psychology (Queen's University Belfast, 2015)

Research interests

I am interested in evaluating and predicting outcomes related to psychological therapies, particularly in the area of long-term outcomes and relapse after treatment. My research typically involves the analysis of large datasets and quantitative methods.


Journal articles

Research group

Psychological Health

Teaching activities

I currently teach on the DClinPsy course, delivering sessions on statistics and acting as Academic Tutor and Research Supervisor for trainees.