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Dr Heatha Humphries

Research Assistant

Institute of Health & Society

Contact Details


tel: 01905 54 2094

PhD Epidemiology 2004
BSc Psychology 1993



Health Visitor engagement with fathers

Parent/child relationships and early identification of mental health issues in childhood

Child & Adolescent Psychopathology and its impact on education

Tourette’s Syndrome

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Student Member BACP



NB – all published papers in my maiden name - Hornsey

Baron-Cohen, S., Scahill, V.L., Izaguirre, J., Hornsey, H., Robertson, M.M. (1999) The prevalence of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome in children and adolescents with autism: a large scale study. Psychological Medicine, 29, 1151-1159

Hornsey, H., Banerjee, S., Zeitlin, H., Robertson, M.M. (2001) The prevalence of Tourette Syndrome in 13-14 year olds in mainstream schools. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 42(8), 1035-1039.

Sayal K, Hornsey, H., Warren, S., MacDiarmid, F. & Taylor, E. (2006) Identification of children at risk of ADHD: a school-based intervention. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 41, 806-813

External Responsibilities

External Responsibilities

Book Review Editor for Youthinmind Ltd

Voluntary Childline Counsellor