Dr Jessica Taylor is a working-class feminist author, senior lecturer, speaker and researcher with a PhD from University of Birmingham in Forensic Psychology. In 2019, she was awarded a Fellowship of Royal Society of Arts for her contribution to feminism and psychology. She is the founder and director of VictimFocus, VictimFocus Resources, VictimFocus Academy and The VictimFocus Blog.
Dr Taylor's fierce polemic shows how professionals can pathologise
and sexualise women and girls and how misogynistic the medical
model can be . . . interesting [with] moments of brilliance . . . *
Irish Independent *
Fierce and fearless. * Irish Examiner *
The topics touched on in Sexy But Psycho are wide-ranging, but, for me, the most important message from the book is the vital importance of listening carefully to what women have to say. * Independent *