Local date in Finland: 13.12.2018
Success story award winner

Lorraine Sheridan starting as a consultant for Peace of Mind Threat Management Company Ltd.


Dr Lorraine Sheridan is a Chartered Forensic Psychologist. She completed Europe's first PhD on stalking and has so far published four books and more than 50 papers on the subject. Her research has taken an applied, interventionist angle and she frequently trains professionals involved in investigating crimes involving unwanted attention.
She is a police accredited offender profiler and compiles psychological reports related to offenders, highlighting the risks posed by known or unknown suspects. She regularly gives case management advice to the police, security personnel, celebrities and others on stalking, harassment, violence, risk assessment, threat assessment, malicious communications and similar topics.

After a long stint as an academic in universities in the UK, Lorraine is now a senior academic at Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia. She is a founder member of the Association of European Threat Assessment Professionals. Recently, her risk checklist for stalking has been adopted by most English and Welsh police forces and partner agencies. Dr. Sheridan has worked number of years with our European company Mielenrauha Oy and now, after relocating to Australia we have the pleasure of offering her expertise to our clients.