Psychologist - Dr Andy Thomas

Clinical Psychologist for the Adult Blackpool Cystic Fibrosis Service

Previous Experience

I have worked at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals since 2009 where I have mainly been based at Trinity Hospice but also working into Oncology Services at Blackpool Victoria Hospital, until recently joining the new Cystic Fibrosis Team. Prior to that, I worked within oncology, plastic surgery and stroke services at Royal Preston Hospital.

I am very much looking forward to working with this new team and our Adult Cystic Fibrosis patients.

Qualifications

MA (Hons) Psychology – University of Glasgow (1998-2002)

Clin.Psy.D. Doctor of Clinical Psychology – University of Manchester (2004-2007)

PGCert Systemic Practice and Family Therapy – University of Leeds (2011-2013)

Membership

Health and Care Professions Council- Membership number- PYL22420

Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS) – Member number - 129267

Chartered Scientist (CSci).

About Me

I love to travel and see new things in the UK and abroad and try new experiences. Until recently, I sang in Manchester Cathedral Choir for the last 12 years, having been in choirs since I was nine years-old.

I share Aoife’s passion for steak and blue cheese sauce – I sense a theme for team dinners!!

I have a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel called Bruiser