Expertise and Experience
Dr Clare Yuill is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist, registered with the HCPC, and an Associate Psychologist at the Purple House Clinic in Glasgow.
Dr Yuill is skilled in working with clients of all ages: children, young people, and adults. She provides assessment and therapeutic interventions for a range of psychological issues including depression, low mood, stress, anxiety, phobias, trauma, and sleep difficulties. She has specialist interests in eating disorders, obsessive/compulsive problems and PTSD. She has considerable experience in working with clients with neurodiversity, including Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, tics, and Tourette’s Syndrome.
Dr Yuill draws from a range of psychological models and therapies in her practice, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Compassion Focussed Therapy, Solution Focussed Therapy and Cognitive Remediation Therapy. She is accredited in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Dr Yuill’s approach is warm, empathic, and collaborative, working flexibly with clients to meet their individual goals.
Dr Yuill has over 20 years of experience working in the NHS in Scotland, both in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) and in Adult Mental Health Services. She has lectured on the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology training course at the University of Glasgow. She continues to work part-time as a Consultant Clinical Psychologist in an NHS Adult Community Mental Health Team.
2001 – Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy), University of Glasgow
1997 – Master of Arts (MA Hons) in Psychology, First Class, University of Glasgow
Professional Registrations and Memberships
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
Association of Clinical Psychologists (APC)
Child and Adolescent Psychology (mental health problems, behaviour problems and parenting)
Adult mental health (eating disorders, OCD, PTSD, depression, anxiety, sleep problems)
Main Therapeutic Approaches
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT)
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)