Linda Papadopoulos (born February 3, 1968 in
Canada) is a Cypriot-Canadian popular
psychologist based in England.
course director of the MSc programme in counselling psychology at
University, and is the author of numerous health books such as
The Man Manual, which tries to explains the workings of
men's minds and author of Mirror Mirror: Dr. Linda's Body Image
Revolution, a book on body image.
Cypriot descent, Papadopoulos studied at London
She has written research papers on how to
establish a healthier body image and relationship with food.
Papadopoulos has been able to combine a successful media career
while concurrently maintaining her academic and clinical practice.
Apart from her regular television and radio appearances,
Papadopoulos is currently heading up a large-scale study into the
psychological effects of skin disease in collaboration with
dermatologists from St. Thomas’ hospital. She has published widely
in the field of counseling and medical psychology and has been
nominated for the Annual Counseling Psychology Award 2001 by the
. She has been invited to present her research at
various international conferences.
Papadopoulos has written for various magazines such as Cosmopolitan
and Time on Line
. She is a familiar face
on numerous British and American reality
television series, such as
Double Cross, My Big Breasts and Me (UK
documentary), Celebrity Fit
Club and the BBC News.
has also written for BBC News
From 5 July to 7 July 2006, she filled in for Anna Raeburn
on London's LBC 97.3 FM