Christiane Sanderson is a senior lecturer in Psychology at the University of Roehampton with 30 years’ experience working with survivors of child sexual abuse, domestic abuse and complex trauma. She has delivered consultancy and training to voluntary and statutory agencies including the Metropolitan Police Service and the NSPCC.
Christiane has a BSc 1st Class Honours degree in Psychology from University College London and a MSc in Counselling Psychology. She is a member of the British Psychological Society and also has research and clinical experience in rape; domestic violence; religious sexual abuse; PTSD and dissociation; secondary traumatic stress in professionals working with trauma; sexuality and sexual dysfunction in particular paedophilia and sado-masochism.
She is a trustee of the charity One in Four and the author of a number of books including Counselling Skills for Working with Shame, Counselling Skills for Working with Trauma , Counselling Skills for Working with Survivors of Domestic Abuse, Counselling Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse all published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers and The Warrior Within: A One in Four Handbook to Aid Recovery from Childhood Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence, The Spirit Within: A One in Four Handbook to Aid Recovery from Religious Sexual Abuse Across All Faiths, Responding to Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse: A pocket guide for professionals, partners, families and friends and Numbing the Pain: A pocket guide for professionals supporting survivors of childhood sexual abuse and addiction all published by One in Four