Maria Barquin Arce

Maria Barquin Arce


Personal profile



  • Clinical Supervisor / Lecturer in Evidence Based Psychological Therapies. Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychological Therapies (CPPT). Norwich Medical School. University of East Anglia. From June 2020.
  • Independent Practitioner and Supervisor / BABCP Accreditor. From April 2019
  • Clinical Supervisor / Child and Young People Project Lead. Band 8b. Ieso Digital Health. July 2016 – March 2019.
  • Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist, band 8b. North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Tier 3. Harlow CAMHS. May 2012 – Feb 2016.
    • Maternity leave. From December 2014 to November 2015.
  • Honorary Lecturer (UCL) / Practice Tutor in the Postg course: CBT for Children and Young People. The Anna Freud Centre & UCL. Jan 2013 – August 2014. Part time.
  • Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist, band 8a. Bromley Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service Tier 2-3 Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust. Jan 2011 to March 2012
  • HI IAPT Course Director. Managing the Postgraduate Diploma ‘Improving Access for Psychological Therapies’. Supervising trainees in their CBT practice in both the HI IAPT course and 2nd year of the MSc in CBT. Anglia Ruskin University. Jan to Oct 10.
  • Private Practice. Chelmsford and London- From January 2009.
  • Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist, band 8a. South Essex Partnership NHS Trust. CAMHS Tier 3. Southend-on-Sea. From Sept 2008 – July 2010.
  • Visiting Lecturer Doctorate in Counselling Psychology, London Metropolitan University. CYP, Eating Disorders, & Early Psychosis. April 05 to April 08
  • CBT Specialist. The Priory Hospital. Chelmsford. August 2005-Dec 2009 Delivering individual and group interventions to adults and adolescents, both inpatient and outpatient. Including in the Eating Disorders units.
  • Research Psychologist. Early Intervention in Psychosis Service. Hertfordshire Partnership Trust. Nov 04-Aug 05. Undertaking research projects, and AMH placement
  • Project / Research Psychologist. Early Intervention in Psychosis Service. North West PCT. Leeds. Sep 03-May 04. Research looking at the DUP and incidence.
  • Support Worker for Turning Point (2001-2003). In several services: Crisis Point, Enduring MH services, and Manchester Learning Disability Project.

Academic Background



Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision

2016. University of Derby Online. UK


Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

2006. Psychology Department. London Metropolitan University. UK


Master of Research in Health and Community (Mental Health)

2005. Faculty of Medicine. University of Manchester UK


Postgraduate Diploma in CBT for Eating Disorders

1999. Didos formation and Official College of Psychology. Salamanca. Spain.


Licenciatura en Psicologia Clinica

1993-1999. Faculty of Psychology. University of Salamanca. Spain.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

External positions

Accredited Supervisor, British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies

2014 → …

Registered Practitioner Clinical Psychologist, Health Care Professional Council

2010 → …

Accredited Practitioner, British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies

2008 → …