Professor Divine Charura

Professor Divine Charura is a full Professor of Counselling Psychology and the Programme Director for the Doctorate in Counselling Psychology at York St John University (York, UK).

He is a chartered psychologist and counselling psychologist, is registered as a chartered member with the BPS (British Psychological Society) and as a practitioner psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council, as well as being registered with the UKCP as an adult psychotherapist.

Divine has co-authored and edited numerous books in counselling and psychotherapy. His two latest co-edited books are Love and Therapy: In relationship (2015, co-edited with Stephen Paul) and Black Identities + White Therapies: Race, Respect and Diversity (2021, co-edited with Colin Lago).

His area of research interest is Trauma across the lifespan and one of his most recent research projects is on Love in the time of Covid. Divine is a lover of photography, art, music and outdoor pursuits.

Brighton Therapy Partnership has worked with many trainers and speakers in the field of counselling and psychotherapy. To see a full list, visit our speakers' page. In addition, we regularly interview speakers for our blog.