Claudia is an award-winning broadcaster, writer and psychology lecturer. She is the presenter of All in the Mind & Mind Changers on BBC Radio 4 and Health Check on the BBC World Service. She is a columnist for and is on the part-time faculty at Boston University's London base where she lectures in health and social psychology. She recently completed a 22 month residency at the Wellcome Collection as Associate Director of Hubbub.

She is the author of three psychology books - "Emotional Rollercoaster: a journey through the science of feelings" and "Time Warped: Unlocking the mysteries of time Perception" and her latest book is "Mind over Money: the psychology of money and how to use it better" published by Canongate.   

"A fascinating and at times mind-boggling book that will change the way you think about time," Financial Times on Time Warped.


what's on

Building resilience - panel event at Cheltenham Science Festival June 8th 2018

The psychology of bribery - Edinburgh International Science Festival - April 1st 2018

The evolution of money - Edinburgh International Science Festival - April 2nd 2018

Bodily Possibilities - live recording of BBC's The Evidence Wellcome Collection March 8th 2018

Building Better Healthcare - live recording of BBC's The Evidence Wellcome Collection March 22nd 2018

Mind over Money - Northern Ireland Science Festival 18th Feb 2018

What happens in your brain when you look at abstract art?  WATCH HERE

• Test your time perception with these online games   

• Listen to The Psychology of Money on BBC Radio 4


 •Why our memories are reliably unreliable

Wired Magazine

• Five ways to spend your money more wisely - Daily Telegraph


• Find out what happened next in Romanian Orphanage Babies: 21 year On.                              


• Claudia slays some common myths about the brain in Mind Myths on BBC Radio 4.








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Health Check celebrates the 80th birthday of the BBC World Service with an ambitious outside broadcast


Hear Claudia on BBC Radio 4's Infinite Monkey Cage with Brian Cox and Robin Ince

Listen to the archive of all seven series of Mind Changers on BBC Radio 4




Read about Claudia's career in an interview with her in The Psychologist magazine.


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2017 Awarded the President's Medal by the British Academy 

2017 Shortlisted for Child in Mind podcast for Anna Freud Centre in the Mind Media Awards

2014 All in the Mind wins the Mind Media Award for Radio.

2013 Time Warped has won the Popular Science Book award from the British Psychological Society

2013 Winner of the first  Aeon Transmission Prize for  Time Warped.

2012 Winner of the Public Understanding of Neuroscience Award from the British Neuroscience Association

2012 Winner of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology's Media Achievement Award

2012 - Mind Myths, BBC Radio 4 documentary produced by Andrew Luck-Baker is shortlisted in the Association of British Science Writers Awards

Winner of the British Psychological Society's Public Engagement & Media Award 2012.

November 2011 - All in the Mind is the winner of Mind's Making a Difference Award

October 2011 - Claudia is shortlisted for Mind Journalist of Year Award.






At Latitude Festival speaking about Emotional Rollercoaster