Dr. David Tate

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Allerton Room L818


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Current positions



David began his studying in 2009 where he trained to be a qualified therapeutic counsellor. Soon after attaining his Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, he began practising as a mental health psychotherapist integrating Person-Centred and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. David holds a BSc (Hons) in Psychology and Counselling and was awarded a 1st class degree as well as receiving the 2015 award for “Best final year student in Psychology and Counselling” at the University of Salford. David achieved a distinction in MSc in Applied Psychology (Therapies) at the University of Salford and was again awarded the 2016, “Best MSc Applied Psychology student”. For David's PhD project, he has gained practical experience developing and facilitating a cognitive behavioural intervention for young people with a neurodevelopmental disorder. David is currently active in a number of research project and is always happy to discuss his work with interested individuals.


David teaches at all levels within the Psychology programs

Research Interests

  • Psychological intervention
  • Neurodevelopmental disorder
  • Mental health disorders
  • Psychological assessments

Qualifications and Memberships


  • PhD


  • British Psychological Society