Tobit Emmens biography

Tobit is Head of Research and Innovation for Devon Partnership NHS Trust and a University Fellow at the Exeter University Medical School. He received his MSc (a meta-narrative review on suicide and media) from the University of Exeter in 2010.

As an NHS manager, researcher and innovator, his work is grounded in the stories people, places and organisations tell and includes work on the identification and management of suicide ‘hotspots’, the use of SMS Text Messages to support people who self-harm, the role of online communities for people who self-harm, community wellbeing projects, and how to improve services for people with autism.

He is married, has three young children and lives in Exeter. You can find him on twitter as @tobite