Dr Emma Reynolds is a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist specialising in the assessment and rehabilitation of adults with acquired brain injury and neurological disorders. She works within the NHS and independent practice.
In her NHS role, she is based at Charing Cross Hospital and works as the Clinical Lead for neuropsychological rehabilitation for West London NHS Trust. She is responsible for managing and developing acute and community neuropsychology services for patients with acquired brain injury and neurological disorders.
In her private practice, she is Clinical Director of the Neuro Psychology Clinic. This provides expert neuropsychological assessment, rehabilitation and medico-legal services. She regularly carries out neuropsychological assessments for patients with a range of neurological conditions including traumatic brain injury, brain tumour or infection, stroke and neuro-degenerative disorder.
She provides medico legal reports for solicitors’ firms and agencies and receives instructions from claimants (65%) and defendants (35%). She regularly works with personal injury, clinical negligence and employment tribunal cases.
Areas of expertise
She has expertise in the neuropsychological assessment of:
• Traumatic brain injury
• Multiple sclerosis
• Parkinson’s disease
• Huntington’s disease
• Alcohol and drug abuse
• Dementia e.g. Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia
• Hypoxic brain injury
• Mental capacity and fitness to plead assessments
Dr Reynolds offers medico-legal assessments in London and nationwide. Domiciliary visits can be arranged when clinically appropriate.
Dr Reynolds completed her undergraduate psychology degree at University College London and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Royal Holloway, University of London. She then undertook a post-graduate diploma in clinical neuropsychology at the University of Glasgow and was awarded a Distinction. Following this, she obtained the Qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology (QiCN), which is viewed as the gold standard qualification for clinical neuropsychology within the UK. She was then offered a place on the Specialist Register in Clinical Neuropsychology (SRCN), which is regulated by the British Psychological Society. Dr Reynolds has completed the Cardiff University Law School Bond Solon Civil Expert Certificate (CUBS). This involved demonstrating core competencies in medico-legal report writing, courtroom skills and cross-examination. She regularly attends CPD events relevant to her clinical and expert witness practice.
Completed the Cardiff University Law School Bond Solon Civil Expert Certificate (CUBS)
Chartered Clinical Psychologist with British Psychological Society (BPS), Practitioner Psychologist with Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), Specialist Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists (SRCN), Member of BPS Division of Neuropsychology, Member of BPS Division of Clinical Psychology, Register of Psychology Practice Supervisors (RAPPS).