INSTITUTE FOR LIBERAL ARTS & INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
M.S. Queen's University, Belfast
Ph.D. City University, London
Eileen McBride is a clinical psychologist and teacher. She began her career as a therapist working in the Northern Ireland Health Service. Since then she has managed adult psychiatry services in both in-patient and community settings and developed a private practice in London's financial district, specializing in stress and anxiety management.
McBride's research has focused on gender and mental health, particularly in the experience of managing the work-life balance. She has taught psychology at the undergraduate and graduate level for more than 15 years. The development of effective and innovative strategies in the teaching of psychology is a current focus for her. Recently, McBride also has been working with social media formats in the exploration of psychological models of pathology.