About the Author
Dr Chris Williams is a Professor of Psychiatry and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist at the University of Glasgow. His main clinical and research interest is in the area of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and in particular in looking at ways of disseminating this approach more widely. He has developed written and computer-based self-help treatments for anxiety, depression and bulimia and is a well-known CBT trainer and teacher. The content of the LLTTF site is written by Dr Williams.
He is a Past-President of the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies - the lead body for CBT in the United Kingdom. He is Director of Glasgow Institute of Psychosocial Interventions (GIPSI) - which has a focus on training and research in evidence-based psychosocial interventions and is a Trustee of the charity Triumph over Phobia - a user-led self-help organisation addressing self-management of anxiety. He is a Patron of the National Phobics Society.