Peter Hillen

peter hillen

Dr Peter Hillen

Research Fellow

Biography

Peter Hillen is a post doctoral research fellow working on a feasibility study of Behavioural Couples Therapy for drug dependent parents. Peter has professional background in social care, working in the fields of homelessness and addictions. He has a PhD in social work from the University of Edinburgh in which he explored beliefs (religious, spiritual, and secular) in pathways of recovery from problematic substance use. He also has an MSc in social work and an MTh in theology and the ethics of communication.

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