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Heydell Vera Murphy


Heydell Vera Murphy

Heydell Vera Murphy is an educational psychologist with a specialisation in cognitive behavioural therapy. For fourteen years she was the head of the Psychology Department at the Conquistadores School in Colombia, working closely with families and students to overcome learning, emotional and behavioural challenges. She was recruited to work as a Learning and Development manager for the Colombian Government, designing and delivering workshops in Team Work, Leadership, Stress Management and Conflict Solutions. She also held the position of Lecturer in Educational Psychology at the Pontifica Bolivariana University while also acting as the clinical interns advisor.

Having moved to London to further her education, Heydell chose to work at The Big Issue where she trains and supports vulnerable and homeless individuals who aspire to gain a better life. Heydell is bilingual in English and Spanish and is a qualified trainer in Creative Relaxation.