Our Aim

Welcome to Potent, a company dedicated to publishing and broadcasting Psychology. We aim to facilitate a relationship between the Media and Psychology by providing professional expert analysis that is insightful, accessible and thought-provoking.

Dr Sandra L Wheatley PhD AFBPsS is a Consultant for Potent and as such helps to provide that professional expert analysis.

Sandra has over three decades experience as a Psychologist. She graduated from Royal Holloway, University of London with a degree in Psychology and whilst working with the University of Leicester as a Fellow in the Academic department of Psychiatry, was awarded her PhD.

She became a Chartered Psychologist of the British Psychological Society in 1999 and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society in 2013. To watch a brief video of her please click here: Dr Sandra Wheatley on twitter / X for BBC radio 5 Live