- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Video and telephone consultations
I am a Chartered and HCPC Psychologist (C.psychol).as well as a credited Expert Witness in family for the Court.
My specialist field is relationships and in particular family relationships. I have years of experience carrying out assessments in family matters including separated parents, parent-infant relationships, fostering and adoption . I am an accredited Expert Witness in family matters.
Prior to my psychology practice I qualified and worked extensively as both a Nursery Nurse and child protection social worker.
I have undertaken training in Major Incident Debriefing and the assessment and treatment of Type I and Type II Trauma and was responsible for setting up a staff support service for the local hospital and experienced working within employer/employee guidelines.
My practice is based in Attachment Theory and CBT.
I endeavour to offer a friendly and welcoming service
Areas of interest
Adults couples, children and adolescents;
I carry out trauma therapy for emotional wellbeing;
I have training and experience of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy;
I offer support to those on the autistic spectrum to cope with emotional issues;
I work with parents and babies both before and after birth;
Anxiety & Depression;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Parent infant/family attachment.
Off Shore Sailing
Children & Grandchildren
Art (life drawing)
Courses offered to GPs
Attachment Theory and Parent-Infant relationships
- M.A. Counselling Manchester University 1996
- Charted Psychologist British Psychological Society 1998
- Accredited Expert Witness, Family Court Cardiff University and Bond Solon 2003
- Certificate of Qualification in Social Work North Herts College 1988
- National Nursery Examination Board Ware College 1966
- Psychometric Testing (Part A & B) ASE Organisation 2001
Affiliations / memberships
Associate Member of British Psychological Society
Registration with the Health Care Profession Council
Association of Infant Mental Health
Social Work England
Expert Witness Institute
- 18:00 - 18:00
- 07906 393628
- 09:00 - 18:00
- 07906 393628
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details