Gemma is a PhD student at the University of Worcester since October 2020. She is researching emotional intelligence in bipolar disorder, and how this affects functional outcomes.
Gemma completed an undergraduate degree in Sport and Exercise Science, and then obtained a teacher training degree. After five years teaching PE and Science in secondary schools, Gemma made the decision to change paths slightly, and completed an MSc in Psychology at the University of Worcester.
Gemma is interested in mental health and social psychology, and in her leisure time she is a very keen sportswoman.