Emeritus professor Irvine Gersch

Irvine Gersch

Emeritus Professor

Professor of Educational and Child Psychology

, School of Psychology

Irvine is a professor of educational and child psychology interested in the voice of the child and young person as well as mentorship and coaching (of adults and children) using spiritual and philosophical listening techniques.


  • BA (HONS)
  • PGCE
  • PhD
  • FBPS
  • FHEA
  • PCertCoaching

Areas Of Interest

  • Coaching
  • Philosophical Life Compass Coaching
  • Supervision
  • Educational psychology
  • Special needs
  • Listening to children
  • Parenting
  • SEN mediation
  • Little Box of Big Questions - using philosophical conversations with children.