I am a Clinical Psychologist working with adults. I am registered with the HCPC and British Psychological Society (BPS), and bound by the their professional codes of conduct.
Psycho-legal reports - Expert Witness:
I specialise in the preparation of psychological reports on the effects of road traffic accidents, trauma and stress at work for the courts/insurers as an expert witness, and I am listed with the UK Register of Expert Witnesses and with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). I have prepared more than 700 psycho-legal reports since 1987.
Psychological Therapy and Consultancy:
I am registered as a Psychologist Specialising in Psychotherapy with Senior Practitioner Status with the British Psychological Society. I offer psychological therapy to adults experiencing difficulties after accidents and other trauma, as well as working with individuals experiencing other psychological problems. I have worked as a consultant for a wide range of organisations, including Southampton and Chichester NHS Trusts, Southampton and Hampshire Councils, Hampshire Police and Fire Service.
Teaching, publications and research:
I lecture in counselling and clinical psychology at the University of Portsmouth and elsewhere by invitation. From my base at the International Centre for Research in Forensic Psychology at the University of Portsmouth, I have conducted research into whiplash, phobic travel anxiety, malingering and stress at work. I have published, and continue to publish, numerous papers in academic and professional journals, and I have experience of acting as an academic referee, invited reviewer, psychological consultant, and chapter author.
Appointments are usually offered within 3 weeks of instruction: