Dr Fairuz Awenat is the founding director of Taylor-Awenat Specialist Psychological Services. Dr Awenat qualified in 2004 from The University of Manchester and has 13 years (pre and post doctoral) experience working in the NHS. Dr Awenat became a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Head of Adult Psychology Services at The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal in 2011 where she remains in post alongside her work for Taylor-Awenat Ltd.
Dr Awenat has worked in a variety of settings including:
Awenat, F., Berger, M., Coles, S., Dooley, C., Foster, S., Hanna, J., Hemmingfield, J., Johnstone, L., Nadirshaw, Z., Wainwright, T., & Whomsley, S. (2013). Classification of behaviour and experience in relation to functional psychiatric diagnoses: Time for a paradigm shift. DCP Position Statement. The British Psychological Society. Leicester. UK.
Co- author and project leader of "Psychiatric Diagnosis Explained"; an information leaflet produced by The Division of Clinical Psychology (Sub-section of the British Psychological Society), 2016
Siddle, R., Jones, F, & Awenat, F. Group Cognitive Therapy for Anger: A Pilot Study. Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapy. 2003 (31): 69-83
Simpson, C. Welford, M., & Awenat, F. Group Cognitive Therapy for Low Self esteem. British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies Annual Conference, Warwick. 2002.
Awenat, F., Siddle, R., & Jones, F. The anger characteristics of people who attend for treatment compared with non-attenders. Clinical Psychology. 2002 (13): 19-23.