About me

Previous institutions:

  • University of Sussex;
  • Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust;
  • Brighton and Sussex Medical School;
  • University of Oxford;
  • Contracts with the University of Surrey.

As well as being a lecturer at the University of Westminster, I hold an honorary Research Fellow contract with the University of Sussex and am the co-founder of the Early Career Hallucinations Research (ECHR) group, and member of the International Consortium for Hallucinations Research (ICHR). 

Twitter: @DrCMHazell


  • Module leader for Level 6 module "Clinical Psychology".
  • Lecturer for "Humanistic Approaches to Psychotherapy", "Theories and Perspectives in Health Psychology", and "Professional Issues in a Critical Context".
  • Seminar leader for "Individual Differences" and "Understanding Psychological Diversity".
  • Provide supervision for undergraduate and postgraduate taught research-based projects, and placement year students.


My research interests include: implementation science, psychosis, hearing voices, cognitive behaviour therapy, increasing access to psychological therapies, wellbeing of mental health carers, mental health stigma, student mental health, suicide.