Professor Reid is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist Practitioner and Health Psychologist, with an international reputation for her research on human feeding and eating problems, wide experience of the British University system and close links with the NHS. Currently, she is Hon. Consultant Clinical Psychologist with the Michael White Diabetes Centre at Hull Royal Infirmary. With a first degree in modern languages, she retrained as a psychologist after working in Italy, where she translated for and was inspired by an eminent Italian Psychiatrist.
Schema Modes, Trauma, and Disordered Eating
Goddard, H., Hammersley, R., & Reid, M. (2022). Schema Modes, Trauma, and Disordered Eating. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 36(1), 70-95. https://doi.org/10.1891/JCPSY-D-20-00050
The Effect of Free Androgen Index on the Quality of Life of Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Cross-Sectional Study
Abdalla, M. A., Deshmukh, H., Mohammed, I., Atkin, S., Reid, M., & Sathyapalan, T. (2021). The Effect of Free Androgen Index on the Quality of Life of Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Cross-Sectional Study. Frontiers in Physiology, 12, Article 652559. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2021.652559
Human eating behaviour
Psychology of obesity
Lifestyle and mental health
An introduction to Total Sweet Xylitol
Healthy by Nature Ltd
1 September 2019
Professor Reid’s primary research interests are in human eating, including ordinary eating, disordered eating and obesity. She has also researched other topics in mental health. She currently supervises four PhD students:
Alice Cunningham: Understanding the phenomenological experience of schema therapy in those with an eating disorder.
Stephen Harrison: Exploring schemas of obesity and the role of schemas in adult obesity maintenance.
Clare Marney: Personality and disordered eating.
Callum Schofield: Eating behaviours in Huntington’s disease.