Dr Suzanne Kearney

Suzanne is a HCPC accredited clinical psychologist and ACAT accredited cognitive analytic therapy (CAT) practitioner. She is also the Deputy Clinical Director on the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology programme at Newcastle university. Since qualifying as a clinical psychologist in 2012, Suzanne has worked clinically primarily in health psychology settings, including for 6 years in obstetrics and gynaecology. Suzanne has also worked in staff support across the NHS and private sectors, and with individuals experiencing a wide range of long-term health conditions.

Qualifications and relevant training:

  • Social Psychology BSc (Hons) (2005)
  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy, 2012)                   
  • Supervisor Training (2012)                                                              
  • Advanced Compassion Focused Therapy (2016)
  • Advanced Assessment and Treatment Strategies for People with Insomnia (2019)                              
  • Perinatal Infant Mental Health Champion Training (2020)
  • CAT Practitioner Training (Postgraduate diploma) (2022)         
  • Five Session CAT (2022)
  • Trauma Risk Management (TRiM) Practitioner Training (2023)
  • Eye Movement and Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR Parts 1-4, 2024)