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Professor Gisli Gudjonsson Appointment

Published on the 06 August, 2012

membersnews_appointment.jpgProfessor Gisli Gudjonsson was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen’s Birthday 2011 Honours List for services to clinical psychology. He is the only clinical and forensic psychologist to be awarded this honour. The Investiture took place at Windsor Castle on 4th October 2011 and the award was presented by Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal. He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Iceland in 2001 for services to forensic psychiatry and psychology. In 2009 his professional body, the British Psychological Society awarded him with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his exceptionally significant and sustained contribution to the practice of psychology.

He was awarded The European Association of Psychology and Law (EAPL) Life Time Achievement Award for 2012.

Professor Gisli Gudjonssson has also been given the illRG Tom Williamson Award "In recognition for his outstanding lifetime achievement to the area of investigative interviewing" in July 2017.