Provides Psychological Assessments/Reports supporting criminal and civil proceedings for Personal Injury (including Neuropsychological Assessments) and Adult Assessment in Child Custody/Care proceedings, adult/young adult Criminal Proceedings, Resettlement of Offenders with Mental Health/Psychological problems, Professional Negligence. Expertise includes: Offender profiling/risk assessment (inc. violent and/or sexual offences) Personality Disorder Physical and sexual abuse Post-traumatic stress disorder Psychometric assessment of personality and psychological function Intellectual function/capacity and Occupational mental health.
Trained in legal aspects of giving evidence in court. Has acted as a Single Joint Expert with courtroom experience. Lay member of the Mental Health Review Tribunal (1998-2012.) Honorary Senior Lecturer (Forensic Psychology) Birmingham University (1996-2008.) Visiting Consultant Clinical Psychologist to HMP Hewell (1996-2011.)
Locum Clinical Psychologist (Adult mental health- male challenging behaviour), St Michael’s Hospital, Warwick May – November 2016.
Independent clinical practice (Adult mental health): Cloisters Clinic, Leamington. May 2012 to present. Broad mix of clients including court-referred, Local Authority referred and private/NHS clinician referred.
Principal Clinical Psychologist (Planned Care and Recovery Team – Adult Mental Health) Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, January 2018 to present.