Dr Lucienne Spencer is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Mental Health, University of Birmingham. She is the post-doc for the Wellcome Trust funded project ‘Renewing Phenomenological Psychopathology’, led by Prof. Matthew Broome and Prof. Giovanni Stanghellini. She completed her SWW-DTP funded Ph.D. at the University of Bristol under Prof. Havi Carel. Lucienne is a member of the executive committee for SWIP-UK.