Our bipolar disorder experts include top researchers, people with lived experience, healthcare providers, and clinicians from around the world.

Alessandra Torresani

Actress, Mental Health Spokesperson, Lived Experience
@alessandratorresani    EmotionAL Support

Dr. Benjamin Goldstein

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Catriona Hippman

Genetic Counselor

Don Kattler

Policy Analyst, Lived Experience

Dr. Elizabeth Tyler

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Emma Morton

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Erin Michalak

CREST.BD Network Lead

Prof. Felice Jacka

Professor of Nutritional Psychiatry

Prof. Fiona Lobban

Clinical Psychologist
@fionalobban    The Spectrum Centre

Prof. Greg Murray

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Ivan Torres

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Dr. John Ogrodniczuk

Director of the Psychotherapy Program

Dr. Josh Woolley


Keri Guelke

Outreach Worker & Mental Health Advocate, Lived Experience

Dr. Lisa O’Donnell

Cognitive Therapist, Social Worker

Dr. Luke Clark

Director of the Centre for Gambling Research at UBC

Dr. Manuel Sánchez De Carmona


Dr. Nigila Ravichandran


Dr. Rob Tarzwell


Dr. Sheri Johnson

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Steven Barnes

CREST.BD Network Deputy

Prof. Steven Jones

Co-Director of Spectrum Centre
@lancsspectrum    The Spectrum Centre

Tera Armel

Mental Health Advocate, Lived Experience

Dr. Thomas Richardson

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Trisha Chakrabarty


Victoria Maxwell

Mental Health Educator, Performing Artist, Lived Experience