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Géraldine Dufour

Job Title:
Head of Counselling, University of Cambridge

As the Head of Counselling at the University of Cambridge, Géraldine Dufour oversees the provision of psychological support for the collegiate university, leading a large team of counsellors, CBT therapists, university sexual harassment and assault advisor and mental health advisors. She is the past Chair of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Universities & Colleges Division and the national group for Heads of University Counselling Services (HUCS), as well as the Chair of the Academic Committee of China-UK University Counselling Association. Géraldine taught on the MA in Counselling programmes at Leicester and Birmingham Universities, and she is a visiting professor at Fudan and Tongji Universities in Shanghai. Géraldine is a member on a number of national committees related to student mental health and wellbeing, a speaker at national conferences, as well as a contributor to research.