Ms Annie Mitchell

Ms Annie Mitchell

Clinical Director

School of Psychology (Faculty of Health and Human Sciences)


Clinical Director for Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (3 days per week)


BSc Psychology (Exon); MA Child Psychology (Notts); MSc Clinical Psychology (Exon)
Chartered Clinical Psychologist
HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist

Professional membership

Associate Fellow of the British Psychological  Society
HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist

Roles on external bodies

Health and Care  Professions Council Visitor

Chair for South West Branch of British Psychological Society Division of Clinical Psychology
Mentor for the Point of Care Foundation Schwartz Programme   

Teaching interests

Community psychology; supervision and consultancy models; professional issues; self-care/mutual care for practitioners; therapeutic relationship; formulation; participatory research; social inequalities in research; qualititive research methods; reflective practice

Staff serving as external examiners

External examiner for University of Oxford University Doctorate in Clinical Psychology Supervision Diploma  

Research interests

User and carer involvement in health and social care research; community psychology; clinical health psychology ( renal medicine); altruistic kidney donation

Research degrees awarded to supervised students

 Doctorates in Clinical Psychology 

Grants & contracts


2005- National Co-ordinating Centre for Research Capacity Development

Extension of programme award until March 2008; (to extend geographical base to incorporate South Devon and Plymouth)


Lead grant holder Katrina Wyatt; project management group: Rosemary Humphreys, Annie Mitchell, Rachel Purtell, Andrew Yapp

2015 British Renal Society 15 months

Understandingbarriers and enablers to altruistic kidney donation in a social group context

     CO-APPLICANTS               Alexis Clarke

     Linnie Price

     David Hemmings

     Charles Abraham

     Adam Kirk

2015 NIHR 60 months 

Unspecified living kidney donation in the UK: barriers to implementation and delivery

PI is Mr Nizam Mamode Guy’s & St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust; I am co-applicant  with others 


Research groups

  • Plymouth Inequalities Group

Additional information

Clinical Psychologist (2 sessions per week)

Kidney Unit, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.