Growing Great Schools Worldwide Director

Sue Roffey FRSA FBPsS is a psychologist, academic, author, activist and speaker.  She holds posts as Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Exeter and Adjunct Associate Professor at the Western Sydney University, and is also affiliated to the Wellbeing Institute at Cambridge University and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at University College, London.  She is a member of the Advisory Board of the Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools.

Sue has spent much of the last seventeen years in Australia where she founded the Wellbeing Australia network and developed the Aboriginal Girls Circle – a program for Indigenous young women, based in the Circle Solutions principles and pedagogy, which is proving to be an effective intervention for developing healthy relationships, resilience and student responsibility. Sue is now back in the UK where she is focused on the Growing Great Schools projects to address whole child, whole school wellbeing – including the wellbeing of teachers.

Sue is in demand as an international speaker and consultant. She is a prolific writer and several of her books have been translated. A full list of her publications is here: Sue Roffey Publications.

Read Sue’s blog posts on this site. She is a Fellow of the British Psychological Society and a member of the Editorial Board of  Educational and Child Psychology.

Follow Sue on Twitter: @SueRoffey. You can see Sue’s future program here, and a list of past events here.