If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile


Alyson Williams, B.Sc (Hons) York (1987), Ph.D., Sheffield (2000). Both first and second degrees in Psychology. Joined the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness, in the Centre for Mental Health and Safety, in June 2004 as Deputy Project Manager. Since February 2015, Research Fellow as part of the Centre's Offender Health research team led by Professor Jenny Shaw.  

Research interests

Suicide and homicide by individuals in recent contact with mental health services; the timing of suicide in the general population; mental health in the prison population and interventions to improve outcomes for prisoners on release.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Sheffield

Award Date: 1 May 2000

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University of York

Award Date: 31 May 1987


Dive into the research topics where Alyson Williams is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or