Miles Thomas

Dr Miles Thomas

Programme Director

Department of Professional Psychology , School Of Psychology

Dr Miles Thomas is an HCPC registered Educational and Child Psychologist with over 20 years of experience working in Local Authorities including Senior Specialist roles. He has a particular interest in Solution Focused Approaches, Organisational change and the Social Emotional and Mental Health of children and young people. He is currently Research Director for the Professional Doctorate in Educational and Child Psychology at UEL.

Areas Of Interest

Miles interests include the application of Solution Focused approaches, Critical Psychology and Inclusion. He is also interested in Research Methods including Action Research, Participatory approaches, Thematic Analysis, IPA and Narrative approaches. He is a chartered Coaching Psychologist with the British Psychological Society and interested in Coaching, Positive Psychology and Performance. He is Co-Editor of an open access journal Educational Psychology Research and Practice (EPRaP.


The last four years of publications can be viewed below. 

Full publications list

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  • Thomas, M. (2024)

    Editorial Educational Psychology Research and Practice. 9 (2), p. 1.


  • Thomas, M. (2021)

    Editorial Educational Psychology Research and Practice. 7 (2), p. 1.