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Stavros Orfanos

2010, B.A. Experimental Psychology, Oxford University



Research projects and interests

  • Multi-centred randomised controlled trial investigating the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of Body Psychotherapy in the treatment of negative symptoms of schizophrenia.
  • Nonverbal creative Arts Therapies (more specifically Music Therapy, Dance Movement Therapy and Body Psychotherapy) in mental health care.


Orfanos S., Kirkham. (2012).  Potentially modifiable risk factors associated with neurocognitive deficits in adolescents with sickle cell disease and normal brain MRI.  British Journal of Haematology, 157 (suppl 1).   

Orfanos S., Kirkham, et al. (2010).  The impact of infection in early childhood on intellectual function in adolescence: evidence from children with sickle cell anemia. British Medicine & Child Neurology, 52 (suppl 1.17). 




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