Ann Adair is a Clinical psychologist with over 20 years of experience in the NHS, as well as working in private practice. She has worked in a range of community settings with adults, a personality disorder service, community teams, and hospitals. She has been involved in developing and leading services in these settings. She also has extensive experience in supervising teams and groups within the NHS.
Following her professional qualification, she has undertaken further courses in psychotherapy, trauma and group psychotherapy, and training in cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), mentalization based therapy (MBT) and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR).
In her work Ann draws on a number of therapeutic approaches including CBT, psychodynamic therapy, MBT, EMDR, the recovery model and an understanding of group processes.
Special interests include depression, trauma, group processes and organisational conflict, personality disorder, anxiety and work-related stress, and group therapy.