- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT)
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
Karen is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist (qualified 2005) and Consultant Neuropsychologist (qualified 2012) . She is Chartered with the British Psychological Society and is a Registered Practitioner with the Health and Care Professions Council. She is also a Full Member of the Division of Neuropsychology, on the specialist register of Clinical Neuropsychologists and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.
Karen is also a fully qualified cognitive analytic therapy (CAT) practitioner and registered with ACAT (qualified 2017).
Karen has written 500+ psychological and neuropsychological assessment reports in both criminal and civil proceedings; she has extensive experience of giving evidence in both the criminal and civil courts.
She has been employed as an expert witness since 2007 specialising in the assessment of Trauma, Neurological disorders, Capacity and Complex Neuropsychological presentations including the impact of cognitive impairments on offending behaviours and fitness to plead.
Areas of interest
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Neurological disorders
- Psychophysiological disorders
- Physical disability
- Parkinsons Disease
Addy, K.B.E. (2007) Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Psychological Consequences and Treatment - A Single Case Study. Clinical Case Studies. 6 (5)383 - 394
Addy, K.B.E., Shannon, K and Brookfield, K. (2007) Theory of Mind Function, Motor Empathy, Emotional Empathy and Schizophrenia - A Single Case Study. The Journal of Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry. 18 (3) 293 - 307
Peace, K & Addy K.B.E (2010) Even a minor head injury may have long-term consequences. PIBUJL. December Edition.
Addy K.B.E (2011) Neuropsychological assessment and intervention following perimesencephalic subarachnoid haemorrhage. Clinical Case Studies. 10:3 187-197.
Addy K.B.E & Peace. K (2011) Secondary Gain or a Cry for Help? Legal Medical Magazine 49. 25 – 27.
Addy K.B.E (2012) Dementia Anxiety a Model for Treatment. PSIGE Newsletter April Edition.
Addy K.B.E (2012) This Person Lacks Capacity….. For What? Assessment of Capacity in Medico Legal Situations. PIBUJL. January Edition.
Addy K.B.E & Peace K (2012) Because it’s easy vs. because I’m angry.
Psychological Perspectives on why people sue. Legal Medical Magazine, October 2012.
Addy K.B.E (2013) Medical Negligence - Psychological Perspectives on Why People Pursue Litigation PIBUJL. March edition
Addy K.B.E (2013) Cognitive Assessment following Road Traffic Accident. PIBUJL. February edition.
Addy K.B.E; Koch, H & Beavan-Pearson, J (2013)Don’t Forget Memory Problems: When to Get a Neuropsychological Assessment. Medico Legal Magazine, June/July
Addy, K B E (2013) Factors affecting good functional recovery following traumatic brain injury – implications on future health, well being and employment status. PIBUJL. October edition.
Addy, K B E (2014) Detection of Deliberate Deception in Medico legal Assessment. Medico Legal Magazine, March/April.
Shannon K & Addy, K B E (2014) Post-Concussion Syndrome and the Role of The Clinical Psychologist. . PIBUJL. June edition.
Addy K.B.E (2015) The Assessment of Mental Capacity in Regard to Choice of Residence – A Holistic Functional Approach. PSIGE Newsletter January Edition.
Addy K.B.E & Carruthers, J (2015) Fear of Appearing Impaired – The Implications of Perceived Communication Difficulties following Acquired Brain Injury. In submission for peer review.
Courses offered to GPs
Dementia Assessment / Screening
- Bsc Hons Psychology and Biology Liverpool John Moores University 2000
- Msc Psychology The Open University 2002
- Doctorate in Clinical Psychology The University of Manchester 2005
- Qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology The British Psychological Society 2012
- Cognitive Analytic Therapy Practitioner Training ACAT North 2017
Affiliations / memberships
Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Associate Fellow. The British Psychological Society membership number 088425
Registered Clinical Psychologist. Health and Care Professions Council Registration Number PYL01660.
Full Member Division of Neuropsychology. Specialist Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists The British Psychological Society.
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.