During my career I have worked in a variety of clinical settings, such as NHS Mental Health, Community Drug and Alcohol Teams, Private Sector, Prison Service, Probation, Courts and Youth Justice. I have experience of working with a variety of client groups and age ranges, from young people to older adults and also of providing both individual and group work sessions.
I have the following professional qualifications:
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology
Master of Science in Forensic Psychology
Postgraduate Diploma in CBT
Liz Knight BSc (Hons), MSc, PgDip
BABCP Accredited, MBPsS
I have 15 years experience working in the fields of both mental health and addictions, providing structured evidence-based psychological treatment. My most recent job role prior to private practice was working for 6 years as a CBT therapist within NHS Primary Care Mental Health, providing both 1:1 and group sessions of therapy within GP surgeries and other community venues. I currently undertake private practice for The Priory and have a specialist interest in working with drug and alcohol addictions.
Hi. My name is Liz Knight and I am a fully accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapist with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists (BABCP). For more information on the BABCP please see their website.
I am also an accredited member of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and recognised as an approved practitioner for health insurance providers, such as Bupa, AXA, The Priory and Nuffield Health.
As a registered CBT practitioner, I am required to adhere to strict standards of practice and codes of professional conduct. For more information on professional standards, please see the websites of the relevant professional bodies.