Dr Frank Ryan offers an innovative, research based, approach to consultancy and training at both at individual or corporate level. This places enhancing motivation and self-control centre-stage. Using the latest scientific findings on willpower, this can help individuals and teams to improve wellbeing and productivity.
Dr Ryan’s current teaching and research roles:
- Visiting Clinical Tutor, Royal Holloway, University of London
- Visiting Research Fellow, London South Bank University
- Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Imperial College.
Recent Publications and training events
|Ryan, F. (2022). Psychotherapeutic Strategies to Enhance Motivation and Cognitive Control. In Evaluating the Brain Disease Model of Addiction (pp. 444-458). Routledge.
Ryan, F. Willpower for Dummies. Wiley. Chichester
Ryan, F. Working with Addictions. Llewelyn, S., & Murphy, D. (Eds.). (2014). What is Clinical Psychology? Oxford University Press.
Weaver, T, Metrebian, N, Hellier, J., Pilling, S. Poovendran D., Charles, V., Little, N, Mitcheson, L. Ryan, F. Bowden-Jones. O., Dunn J., Glasper, A , Finch, E. , Strang, J.
Use of contingency management incentives to improve completion of hepatitis B vaccination in people undergoing treatment for heroin dependence: a cluster randomised trial. The Lancet
|Workshops & Training Events Rediscovering Willpower:
The key to successful outcomes in addiction and substance misuse.
The Willpower Workshop: Improving outcomes in motivational and affective disorders
The Willpower Workshop: Enhancing cognitive control to improve outcomes:
Thinking the way out of addiction. ( with
Professor Matt Field, University of Liverpool)
Willpower: The Key to Effective CBT:
Motivation & Change: Cognitive Therapy Applied to Addiction: