A clinical psychologist and writer, Dr Tara Porter works clinically in the NHS in a CAMHS Eating Disorders Service primarily with teenage girls and their families, and she also works privately with adults and teenagers. She is the author of “You Don’t Understand Me: The Young Woman’s guide to Life” and writes articles about mental health for magazines, journals and newspapers. She has a special interest in mental health in schools: she loves going into schools to teach pupils, teachers or parents about mental health. She is also a mental health columnist for Times Educational Supplement, and a judge on their Schools of the Year Award. Tara is an Associate Tutor on the doctorate programme for Clinical Psychologists at UCL. She tweets @drtjap and is on Instagram @drtaraporterpsychologist.
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