- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
- Trauma focused CBT
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr Ciara Stiles is a qualified Principal Clinical Psychologist with experience working with clients of all ages. She has worked in the NHS for over 8 years and in addition to her private work continues to work in the NHS with adults presenting with moderate to complex and enduring mental health difficulties.
Ciara offers evidence-based psychological therapies for adults aged 18 years and above, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioural informed Therapy (DBT), and has a particular interest in Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), having completed additional post-doctoral training with the Compassionate Mind Foundation. Ciara is also qualified in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR). She works with individuals who are experiencing a range of psychological difficulties, such as: depression/low mood, anxiety disorders (e.g., phobias, panic, health anxiety, social anxiety, OCD), low self-esteem, trauma related difficulties (including PTSD), interpersonal difficulties, emotion dysregulation, and disordered eating. Ciara draws from a range of therapies to develop a fully individual and integrated approach best suited to the needs of each client. She is a warm, compassionate therapist who offers a safe, non-judgemental environment to work with clients to reduce their experience of psychological distress. Ciara has lived and worked in several countries internationally, including Kenya, Turkey, Bahrain, and Canada and feels passionate about making sure psychological therapy is inclusive to all cultural experiences.
Ciara is a chartered member of the British Psychological Society and a registered Practitioner (Clinical) Psychologist with the Health & Care Professions Council (PYL36153). She offers face to face therapy in Glasgow and online/remote therapy across the UK.
Areas of interest
depression; anxiety disorders; panic; health anxiety; social anxiety; phobias; OCD; low self esteem; trauma; interpersonal difficulties; emotion dysregulation; disordered eating; adults; compassion focused therapy; cognitive behavioural therapy; interpersonal therapy; acceptance and commitment therapy; eye movement desensitisation reprocessing; compassion; wellbeing; talking therapy; clinical psychology; EMDR; CBT; CFT; IPT; ACT;
- Doctorate of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy) University of Glasgow 2018
- Masters of Science, Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience Goldsmiths, University of London 2011
- Bachelors of Arts, Psychology McGill University, Montreal 2009
Affiliations / memberships
Chartered Member of the British Psychological Society (BPS)
The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)