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I am a practitioner health psychologist with over ten years experience specialising in health behaviour change. I have an Honorary Contract with NHS Forth Valley and have worked with diabetes patients to promote better self-management, and improve wellbeing for over 7 years.
I also have an academic role at the University of Stirling.
Areas of interest
Individual therapy; Depression; Anxiety disorders; Motivational therapy; Health improvement; Health behaviour change; Diabetes
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Cardiac conditions
Diabetes; Health behaviours (diet, eating behaviour); Stress and health
I have over 100 publications on a range of topics including stress and anxiety and health behaviour change.
Courses offered to GPs
Self-management and motivation.
- PhD (Psychology) University of Stirling 1997
- Certificate in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Queen Margaret University 2008
Details of entry to specialist register
- Health and Care Professions Council, 2009
- British Psychological Society (Health Psychology), 2002
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.