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 BBC World Service Radio and BBC World News TV. She is a columnist for and regularly appears on Impact on BBC World News to discuss research in psychology. Claudia is on the part-time faculty at Boston University's London base where she lectures in health and social psychology. She is an Associate Director of Hubbub - a 22 month residency examining the topic of rest at Wellcome Collection.

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 new book is "Mind over Money: the psychology of money and how to use it better" published by Canongate in 2016.  

"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

Mind over Money - talk at Hay Literary Festival Sat 4th June 2016

Mind over Money - talk at Bristol Festival of Ideas Fri 10th June 2016

Mind over Money - talk at Cheltenham Science Festival Sun 12th June

Mind over Money - talk at St Judes Literary Festival, London Sat 25th June

Panel discussion after Complicite's Encounter at Barbican Centre - Feb 21st 2016

Mindfulness Unpacked - day-long symposium at Wellcome Collection Feb 20th 2016 

• Why Music? Claudia is presenting live programmes on BBC Radio 3 at Wellcome Collection on Sat 26th Sept 2015. Book for free here.

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

• Test your time perception with these online games   

 Why maths is beautiful & adults like colouring books. In conversation with Alex Bellos at the Barbican Tues 29th Sept 2015.

• Slothfulness. Spot baby sloth Edward at London Zoo & hear a discussion on slothfulness.  Oct 10th 2015 Booking here.     

 • Health Check is back on TV on BBC World News once a month on Saturdays 
• You can listen to the whole of the BBC World Service series The Truth About Life & Death


 •Why our memories are reliably unreliable

Wired Magazine

• Busting myths about time - Independent feature.

• Why holidays go fast, but feel long afterwards - the Holiday Paradox

Daily Mail feature
Telegraph feature 

 • Nudge! Behind the scenes at Cameron's Behavioural Insight Team for an All in the Mind special on BBC Radio 4   


• 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.








You can follow Claudia on Twitter



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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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