Our Focus

While all of the team offer a broad Educational Psychology Service we have particular

expertise in a number of areas:

Autism is supported by an Associate that is a specialist in the diagnosis and support of

children and young adults on the Autistic Spectrum. She is trained in ADOS and has been

delivering training to support parents and school staff for children on the Autism Spectrum

such as the NAS Accredited Early Bird Plus and Bernardos' Cygnet. She is currently

undertaking research into Autism and links between parent child relationships and stress

focusing on mechanisms to empower parents.

Specific Learning Difficulties is supported by an associate with expertise and a particular

interest in the assessment and learning outcomes for children and young adults with specific

learning difficulties. She has the following qualifications in this area: Dyslexia Institute

Certificate in Professional Practice, Qualified Reading Recovery teacher, RSA Diploma for

teachers of pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties.

Nurture Group and attachment work is supported by Associates who are trained trainers for

Nurture Groups and are experienced in providing advice and support regarding attachment


All our associates are experienced Educational Psychologists working in all areas of child