Bachelor of Science in Clinical Psychology, Glasgow University, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychological Medicine, Glasgow University, 2005. Doctor in Clinical Psychology, Manchester University, 1995.
Clinical psychologist National Health Service, Ayr, Scotland, 1995—1998. Clinical research fellow in psychosocial oncology University Glasgow, Scotland, since 1998. Macmillan Consultant Psychosocial Oncology National Health Service Ayrshire and Arran, Ayr.
Fellow: Academy Cognitive Therapy (founding fellow 2001).