Alex Clarke

Name: Alex Clarke
Country: United Kingdom
Degrees: DPsych, MSc, BScHons
Current job title: Consultant Clinical psychologist
Institution: Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Visiting Professor, Centre for Appearance Research University of the West of England
Short autobiography:

My research interests are in altered body image and disfigurement from the perspective of interventions to help people manage visible difference in appearance

Reason for joining: To help develop standardised evidence based packages of care which will enable appropriate evaluation
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: Appearance aspects in relation to psychosocial and public health issues in NHS and private medical settings: a) Training of health professionals in psychosocial aspects b) Screening of people undergoing cosmetic procedures c) Shared decision making with regard to surgical interventions to manage appearance changes
COST Actions Outcomes:
E-mail: Alex.clarke1@nhs.net
Link to institution: www.royalfree.nhs.uk