Dr Alina Perez is the Programme Director for the University of Liverpool’s online Public Health and Psychology postgraduate programmes. She holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology and an MA in Forensic Psychology. Alina has been working with the University of Liverpool’s online programmes since 2011 in a variety of roles including as honorary lecturer and dissertation advisor. She has over 17 years of professional experience in clinical psychology, evaluating and treating a variety of populations, including offenders, children, adolescents, and adults. Her research and publications have focused on the area of criminal offender treatment and health.