Dr Melanie Snape BSc. ClinPsyD

Dr Melanie Snape

School of Psychology
Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Professor in CBT

Contact details

School of Psychology
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Dr Melanie Snape has been teaching and supervising on the CBT Programme since its inception at the University of Birmingham in 2004. She currently contributes to CBT training and supervision across the school of Psychology.


  • BSc (Hons) Psychology
  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Therapy


Melanie trained as a Clinical Psychologist at the University of Birmingham and has been a tutor, lecturer and supervisor for the Clinical Psychology training course since qualifying in 1996. She worked as a Clinical Psychologist for more than 20 years in NHS Adult Community Mental Health services, leading the provision of CBT in her Trust and specialising in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. In September 2016, Melanie took up a part time role, leading the Diploma in CBT course. Having now left the NHS, Melanie has started private clinical practice.


Melanie has experience of teaching all types of CBT skills courses and specialises in teaching about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder


Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. CBT practice in Mental Health.