Revd Dr Joanna Collicutt
Revd Dr Joanna Collicutt McGrath is an Anglican priest who is Karl Jaspers Lecturer in psychology and spirituality at Ripon College Cuddesdon, Fellow in Psychology of Religion at Harris Manchester College, Oxford, and Oxford Diocesan Advisor for the Spiritual Care of Older People.
She is a chartered psychologist registered with the Health Professions Council. For many years she worked as a consultant clinical neuropsychologist, specialising in the rehabilitation and care of people with memory problems due to brain disorders and from 1998 – 2003 was responsible for psychology services to all adults with complex disability across Oxfordshire. Following that she was for five years senior lecturer and course director for a masters programme in psychology of religion at Heythrop College, University of London.
Her interests are wide ranging, reflected in publications on cognitive behaviour therapy, brain and behaviour, psychological approaches to biblical exegesis, natural theology, psychological responses to trauma, the spirituality of children and those with special needs, and medical ethics. She ministers in a west Oxfordshire parish.