John Robins

PhD candidate

Contact: john.robins@kcl.ac.uk

Biography

John Robins is based at the National Addiction Centre at King’s College London, where he was awarded departmental funding to complete his PhD. Previously John spent seven years as a practitioner in community drug and alcohol treatment services in Tottenham, London, working in criminal justice drug treatment, aftercare and outreach teams. He was awarded a student bursary from the SSA to complete an MSc at the National Addiction Centre focussing on the role of substance use in psychiatric crisis. He is currently researching the profile of alcohol use disorder in suicidal crisis and its impact on risk and care.