Dr Dzifa Afonu

Clinical Psychologist

GIDS London

Where have you worked previously?

I have worked in the charity sector as a children and young people’s participation development worker.

What are your special interests within the work you do?

I have a special interest in participatory action research; basically this is research where young people get to take the lead.

What advice would you have to someone coming to their first appointment with you?

Creativity and fun are allowed. Ask as many questions as you need to. 

What is your favourite animal? Do you have any pets, and if so what are they?

Cats… I have 4 of them at the moment… A lot of hairballs in my house!