Dr Stephen Kellett

BSc, MSc, DClinPsy

Department of Psychology

IAPT Programme Director

+44 114 222 6537

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Dr Stephen Kellett
Department of Psychology
Cathedral Court
1 Vicar Lane
S1 2LT
  • BSc Hons – University of Ulster
  • MSc – Sheffield
  • DClinPsy- Sheffield

Professional qualifications

  • Chartered Clinical Psychologist - HCPC registered
  • Consultant Clinical Psychologist in the NHS since 2000.
  • Cognitive Analytic Psychotherapist, Trainer and Supervisor – ACAT accredited
  • Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist - BABCP accredited
Research interests

My research interests fall broadly within the area of outcome across the psychological modalities using a variety of methods from single case experimental designs through to randomized controlled trials.

I am also research active in the following areas; cognitive analytic therapy, increasing attendance, stepped care, morbid jealousy, relapse prevention, and hoarding disorder.

I am a member of the IAPT Yorkshire and Humber Practice Research Network (IAPT-PRN).

Research group

Current postgraduate students

  • Katy James (PhD - improving outcomes in IAPT services)
  • Sophie Pott (PhD - behavioural activation for addictions)
  • Mel Simmonds-Buckley (PhD - reducing stasis outcomes in IAPT)
  • Ben Lorimor (PhD - relapse prevention in depression)
  • MSc students - two per year
  • D Clin Psy trainees - two per year
Teaching activities

I lead the staff teams delivering the PG Cert in Low Intensity Psychological Interventions and the PG Dip in High Intensity Psychological Interventions. These have two intakes each year (March and October).

I teach on the DClin Psy at Sheffield and around the country and also train for ACAT. I work in the NHS one day per week (Monday) in a Specialist Psychotherapy Service.