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Cara Davis

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Research interests

Cara is a clinical research tutor for the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology Programme. She qualified as a clinical psychologist from the Bristol Doctorate Course in Clinical Psychology (accredited by the University of Plymouth) in 2008. She is registered with the HCPC.

Since qualifying Cara has specialised in working with children, adults and families living with chronic, life threatening and life limiting health conditions. As part of this work Cara has undertaken highly specialist assessment and intervention in NHS hospital and community settings, and provided consultation and training to individuals, families and professionals. She believes that partnership working is essential in the effective development, implementation and evaluation of high quality service provision.

Research interests

  • Paediatric and adult healthcare (e.g. improving self-management, transition, adjustment, concordance & procedural preparation)
  • Partnership working in the development, implementation, evaluation and improvement of pathways by which people access and experience specialist services
  • The process of empowering parent-child interaction
  • Body image, sexuality & relationships
  • Caring for the carers: improving healthcare staff self-care skills and compassionate care delivery

Education/Academic qualification

Fellow of Higher Education, University of Bath

Systemic family Therapy, University of Bath

Clinical Psychology, Doctor of Clinical Psychology, University of Plymouth

1 Oct 200530 Sep 2008

External positions

Specialist Clinical Psychologist, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

18 Dec 2017 → …

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Projects 2016 2018

Research Output 2003 2019

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Better safe than sorry? Frequent attendance in a hospital emergency department: an exploratory study

Daniels, J., Osborn, M. & Davis, C., 1 Feb 2018, In : British Journal of Pain. 12, 1, p. 10-19 10 p., 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hospital Departments
Community Hospital
Hospital Emergency Service
Anxiety
Organizational Innovation

Examining the utility of the Stages of Change model for working with offenders with learning disabilities

Panting, H., Swift, C., Goodman, W. & Davis, C., 11 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Intellectual Disabilities and Offending Behaviour. 9, 2, p. 91-101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Learning Disorders
Motivation
Research
Population
England

FRI0499 A multinational qualitative study in giant cell arteritis: patient perceptions of diagnosis, treatment, impact on health-related quality of life and contextual factors

Robson, J. C., Almeida, C., Dawson, J., Bromhead, A., Mackie, S. L., Hill, C., Hoon, E., Davis, C., Greenwood, R., Luqmani, R., Dasgupta, B., Guly, C., Pauling, J. D., Watts, R. & Dures, E., 12 Jun 2018, In : Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 77, Suppl 2, p. 777-777 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thesis

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology: Main Research Portfolio

Author: Mawby, Z., 21 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Wilkinson-Tough, M. (External person) (Supervisor), Davis, C. (Supervisor) & Salkovskis, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)

Research Portfolio Submitted in Part Fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Author: Caswell, A., 17 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Daniels, J. (Supervisor), Davis, C. (Supervisor), Wilkinson-Tough, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Griffith, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)

Research Portfolio Submitted in Part Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Author: Mahoney-Davies, G., 15 Aug 2016

Supervisor: Gregory, J. (Supervisor), Griffith, E. (Supervisor), Davis, C. (Supervisor), Salkovskis, P. (Supervisor), Loades, M. (Supervisor), Russell, A. (Supervisor) & Daniels, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)

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Research Portfolio Submitted in Part Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Author: Ryninks, K., 4 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Gregory, J. (Supervisor), Salkovskis, P. (Supervisor), Davis, C. (Supervisor) & Wilkinson-Tough, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)