Mrs Joanna Ede

Mrs Joanna Ede

Clinical Lecturer - Psychology

School of Psychology (Faculty of Health)



I have worked in Children and Adolescent wellbeing, mental health, education and safeguarding services in Cornwall for 18 years. I have a particular interest in complex emotional and behavioural difficulties and have worked as a qualified Clinical Associate Psychologist for Cornwall CAMHS for one and half years. I have lead on service audits and improvement, with a focus on electronic system development.

I am currently working as a Clinical Tutor on the University of Plymouth MSc Clinical Associate in Psychology programme. I also retain an Honorary and Flexi Clinical Associate Psychologist role with Cornwall CAMHS.


Sep 21 - present Clinical Tutor, MSc CAP Programme, UoP

2020- Sept 2021 Qualified CAMHS Clinical Associate Psychologist

2019–2020: MSc Clinical Associate in Psychology (CAMHS), University of Exeter

2018 - 2019 Senior Family Worker, Early Help, Cornwall Council

2017 - 2018 Designated Safeguarding Lead, Fowey River Academy

2008 - 2017 Senior Family Worker/Outreach Worker, Children's Services, Cornwall Council

2006 - 2008 Project Worker, Action for Children

2003–2006: BSc Psychology, University of Plymouth.

Roles on external bodies

2021–present: Honorary/Flexi Clinical Associate Psychologist, Cornwall Foundation Trust



Teaching interests

Clinical Associates in Psychology