Current position and affiliation: Associate Professor at University of Geneva, Switzerland, Senior Lecturer at University College London, United Kingdom.
Involvement with youth mental health and research interests and activities:
Martin Debbané is Associate Professor and director of the Developmental Clinical Psychology Research Unit at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Geneva (Switzerland). He is also Senior Lecturer at the Research Department of Clinical, Educational, and Health Psychology, University College London (UK). His research activities focus on developmental psychopathology, examining the developmental roots of severe disorders in the psychosis or personality spectrum disorders. He is involved in a number of longitudinal projects following youth cohorts with clinical risk (schizotypy, borderline or antisocial traits) or genetic risk (22q11.2 Deletion syndrome) for severe psychopathology. Martin Debbané is a trained and licensed psychodynamic psychotherapist, acting as associate, supervisor and trainer in mentalization-based therapies at the Anna Freud Centre in London (UK), as well as in the francophone network for mentalization-based therapies.
Professional website: www.unige.ch/fapse/psychoclinique/UPCD.html
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