Qualifications

Claire Evans

Meet Claire Evans

Claire Evans is a qualified and very experienced Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist.  Her career began over 20 years ago as a psychiatric nurse and progressed to clinical specialist.   She has extensive experience in the field of Behavioural analysis and therapy. Claire was clinical Adolescent lead for the prestigious Priory hospital in Cheshire. Claire is experienced and trained to work with both adults and children.

Claire began her successful career working within the media industry over twenty years ago.   Her role involves working alongside development teams as a Consultant Psychotherapist, offering expertise in areas of risk and suitability for appearances on many popular television productions. Claire will assess suitability and highlight any risk factors.  Many of the productions which she has been involved with have won awards.

A Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist trains within many different theoretical modalities, and as such, this would determine expertise within different particular areas, which have been found to be the most effective as demonstrated by a plethora of highly regarded research.  Cognitive behavioural therapy has the best outcomes for a lot of different presenting emotional and personality difficulties.

As can be seen from her extensive credits, extra checks have proved that Claire Evans  is highly suitable for the work she undertakes.  This is because she has experience in psychiatry and behavioural analysis. She is trained to identify mental health problems alongside personality issues She is experienced in detecting problems that may be predicted before a production begins, during a production and after a production. She is skilled in resolving any difficulties that arise, giving the production teams very efficient and effective solutions. 

Claire is highly trained in the qualification of national (and international) choice to treat these problems, recognised by the department of health in the NICE (National Institute of Clinical Excellence) guidelines in Great Britain.  CBT is the recognised and proven approach to treat all conditions of emotional ill health and Claire has the qualification to be able to carry this out.

Claire Evans Qualifications

Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Practice in Health and Social (Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist) 2007 – 2010                Masters level at Sheffield Hallam University.

Clinical Nurse Specialist  2004 – 2007        Post grad level – Birmingham University.

Bsc Hons in Mental Health 2004 – 2007         Huddersfield University.

Registered Mental Health Nurse  1994 – 1997

Dip Mental Health studies 1994 – 1997

BTEC National Diploma in social care and psychological studies. 1992 – 1994 Wakefield College.

Claire likes to attend additional training courses to continually update her practice.

Please see certificates below for additional details.