Consultant Chartered Clinical Psychologist with extensive experience in both NHS and Independent Forensic and Mental Health settings of assessing adult mental health problems, using psychometric/neuro-psychological objective assessments and clinical interview.
Areas of expertise: Cognitive and intellectual functioning (e.g. IQ); daily adaptive/social functioning; mental capacity; fitness to plead; executive functioning (i.e. adaptive behaviour, abstract thinking, mental flexibility, problem solving, planning, initiation, personality, especially drive, motivation, inhibition, and social behaviour); malingering; memory; suggestibility and compliance; personality disorders; clinical syndromes; dementing processes; affective conditions (e.g. anxiety disorders, depression, PTSD); fitness to plead; capacity to parent and fitness to work.
With previous legal experience as a senior police officer, I also have extensive clinical experience in preparation and submission of medico-legal reports and attending civil/criminal proceedings to provide expert witness evidence. Full indemnity professional insurance provided.
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Chartered Psychologist, Chartered Scientist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society; Practitioner Psychologist (Clinical Psychologist) registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.