Meet David Soares
Dr David Soares is an Educational Psychologist, registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. He is currently employed by a large, local authority in the Northwest of England, alongside attending as an Honorary lecturer at the University of Manchester.
His experience as a former secondary school teacher includes 18 years working in a range of areas, both in the UK and abroad. David has a real drive to use his knowledge and experience to improve educational and developmental opportunities for children and young people, in order to optimise their learning journey.
David’s doctoral research includes a particular focus on exam and test anxiety, an area in which he has also published a number of articles and developed several learning resources, including VIVA – a test anxiety programme grounded on his doctoral thesis.
Based in the Wirral, David can provide educational psychology services to families and schools in the Wirral, Cheshire, St Helens, Knowsley, Sefton and North Wales.
The VIVA programme is available for nationwide delivery.
If you are interested in working with David and finding out more about his services, please get in touch.