Dr McCarthy in BRISTOL
I provide clinical psychology expert witness reports for court in the areas of personal injury and medical negligence involving children and adolescents. The reports assess the impact of traumatic events on the psychological functioning of children, the nature of the injury suffered and give recommendations for treatment. I provide clinical psychology expert witness reports for court proceedings involving public and private legal cases involving the care and upbringing of children and adolescents.
Dr Waheed in MANCHESTER
Dr Waheed has a variety of specialist interests, including: psychiatric illness in medical patients, mental health of ethnic minorities, stress in immigrants, depression, anxiety, post-partum depression, PTSD, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, risk to other assessments, suicide risk assessments, mental capacity assessments, structured interviews for diagnosis and fitness to plead assessments.
Dr Bond in BRIDGNORTH
Psychiatric/psychological sequelae of personal injuries, including road traffic & work-related accidents, chronic pain, work-related stress & medical negligence
Dr Stein in HAYES
All adult general psychiatry 16-65 age group • Subspecialty: post-partum psychiatric disorders • Bonding difficulties • Adult psychiatric assessments of mothers in care proceedings with social services • Personal injury • Injury, somatization, road traffic accidents, PTSD, psychiatric negligence • Some forensic experience (not homicide) • Asylum seekers • Forensic psychiatry, including prison assessments • Immigration cases • Psychiatric aspects of crime...
Dr Shmueli in LONDON
Since 1993 I have provided assessments & consultations on a variety of criminal & civil matters, including: • Assessments of personal injury following road traffic & industrial accidents • Adjustment disorder • Pain disorder • Assessments of neuropsychological functioning • Assessments of suggestibility & fitness to plead • All aspects of family law • Emphasis is given to presenting the complexities of the clinical situation with sufficient clarity so that it may be understood within a legal framework whilst...
Dr Trent in BIRMINGHAM
Risk assessment in child care cases • Intellectual & personality profiles of individuals • Suggestibility & compliance • Sex offender assessment • Pre-sentencing & probation reports • Personal injury assessment
Dr White in BIRMINGHAM
Liaison psychiatry • Head injury • PTSD & related disorders • Medical negligence • General psychiatry • Employment issues • Psychiatric occupational health
Ms Johnson in MILTON KEYNES
A qualified social worker with over 30 years' experience of working with people who have had a brain injury & experience of working at every stage of recovery • Currently managing a team of brain injury case managers, setting up & running rehabilitation & care regimes across the UK • Competent to comment on case management & rehabilitation needs & to provide a needs assessment in the light of my experience • A Founder Member & Former Chair of the British Association of Brain Injury Case Managers, a Member...
Dr Farhy in RADLETT
Neuropsychology • Psychological testing • Psychometry • ABI assessment & treatment • Cognitive functioning • Assessment of capacity to learn & change in family law context • Trauma assessment • Personal injury (psychological) • Trauma sequelae • Accident victims • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Psychological assessment of abnormal behaviour, mental disorder, dangerousness & risk • Personality disorders • Psychological counselling & therapies • Psychotherapy • Anxiety disorders • Depressive disorders • Relationships • Pain •...
Mr Kat in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Psychological reports in civil, family & criminal cases • Psychometric tests • Psychological assessments & therapies in relation to trauma, emotional & mental health problems • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
Dr Jenkins in CARDIFF
General adult psychiatry • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Depression & mood disorders • Psychiatric aspects of medical & surgical conditions • Liaison psychiatry
Dr Plowman in BIRMINGHAM
I specialise in the neuropsychological assessment of the cognitive, emotional and behavioural consequences of acquired brain injury in adults following road traffic accidents, assaults, anoxia or exposure to toxic substances. I have experience in neurotoxicology, epilepsy, drug and alcohol misuse, tumours and HIV, and in the areas of personal injury and clinical negligence....
Mr Dow in NOTTINGHAM
General adult neurosurgery, including head injury, brain tumours, pituitary tumours, hydrocephalus, degenerate spinal disorders, cervical & lumbar disc disease, brain haemorrhage, aneurysms, AVMs • I am able to provide personal injury reports & clinical negligence reports • I am situated in The Midlands & can do home visits if required
Dr Seneviratne in LONDON
Extensive experience of appearing at court & tribunals • Also instructed as a joint expert witness & assessor for insurance companies • Fields of expertise include: • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personal injury • Psychosis • Addictive behaviour • Criminal responsibility • Fitness to plead • Witness assessment • Mental disorder • Dangerousness • Road traffic offences • Mental Health Act reviews • Regularly instructed in civil & criminal cases
Dr Jacobson in BECKENHAM
I have special interests in the fields of: • Neuropsychiatry • Affective disorders, including bipolar disorder • Psychiatric disorders following accidents, including post-traumatic stress disorder • Chronic pain • Neuropsychiatric sequelae of head injury • Brain damage in children & adults • Assessment of capacity
Dr Weddell in COWBRIDGE
Assessment of neurobehavioural sequelae of traumatic & other forms of brain injury sustained in adulthood for compensation & negligence cases • Assessment of capacity of people sustaining brain injury in adulthood to make informed decisions
Mr Mukerji in RIPON
Cerebrovascular disease, including cerebral revascularisation, aneurysms, arterio-venous malformations, cavernomas, dural fistula • Tumours of the skull base and carnio-vertebral junction, meningiomas and benign tumours of the brain and spine and degenerative spinal conditions • Neuroendoscopy, head injuries, hydrocephalus and shunts
Mrs Beazley Richards in CROWBOROUGH
I am a Chartered Psychologist, a HCPC registered Clinical Psychologist, a UKCP registered Psychotherapist, and a Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst. I accept instructions in relation to psychological problems, intelligence, psychological trauma, cognitive impairment and mental illness, including capacity. I conduct risk assessments in family, criminal, extradition and personal injury matters. Specialism in child protection and in sexual and violent offences, with over 35 years'...
Mr Aguiar in LIVERPOOL
Brain injury • Assessment of capacity • Neuropsychological assessment & rehabilitation • Neuropsychological assessment of dementia & other neurological disorders • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Post-traumatic stress disorder in brain injury • Criminal responsibility in brain injury • Fitness to plead • Personal injury
Professor Dr Thompson in POOLE
Neuropsychological assessment & consultancy • Medico-legal • Civil & criminal • Medical negligence • Road traffic collisions • Neurodegenerative disorders • Memory problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Depression • Anxiety • Client visits • Testamentary & mental capacity • Head injury • Fatigue • Mental health
Dr Harrison in EDINBURGH
Head injury • Traumatic brain injury • Personal injury • Acquired brain injury • Rehabilitation • Medical negligence • Psychological assessment • Neuropsychological assessment • Cognitive assessment
Dr McIntee in CHESTER
As a Consultant Clinical Psychologist, I lead a team of psychologists & psychotherapists who provide specialist assessment & expert witness work within their own area of expertise. We provide assessment & therapeutic intervention with a wide variety of cases nationwide....
Dr Medley in NEWARK
Adult psychiatry • Post-traumatic disorders • Psychiatric sequelae to stress, trauma & physical injury • Psychiatric complications of physical illness • Compensation claims involving psychological disability • Assessment of mental incapacity • Psychiatric forensic reports • Occupational stress & psychiatric injury • Negligence • Child protection issues • Disability discrimination...
Dr Kelly in SHEFFIELD
Any form of mental illness • Personality disorders • Alcohol misuse problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Capacity & competence • Medical litigation • Personal injury, psychological sequelae
Dr Garcia Reitboeck in LONDON
General neurology (disorders of and injuries to the nervous system, i.e. brain, spinal cord, nerves, muscles) • Stroke • Headache • Parkinson's disease • Disorders affecting memory or thinking • Dementia • Capacity assessments • Myasthenia gravis • Motor neurone disease
Dr McCarter in BRISTOL
Neuropsychological assessment of individuals with known, suspected or claimed brain damage or dysfunction, including head injury, cerebrovascular accident, anoxia, neurological disease, alcohol or developmental disorder • Delineation of the extent of impairment to cognitive, memory & behavioural functions as a result of injury or disease • Prognosis for future educational & vocational options • Comment on issues of malingering or non-organic factors influencing performance & presentation...
Dr Brooks in MILTON KEYNES
Neuropsychological assessment of brain injury • Special needs reports in catastrophic injury, especially brain injury • Psychological assessment in post-traumatic stress disorder • Persistent pain & other psychological reactions to trauma
Mrs Noah in HARROW ON THE HILL
Assessments of adults & children with communication problems • Recommendation, costings & advice for appropriate speech & language therapy • Specialist in swallowing disorders (dysphagia), language disorders (dysphasia) & speech production disorders (dysarthria) • Cognitive language disorders • Also in problems arising from traumatic brain injury. Consulting rooms also in Central London
Dr McCulloch in LONDON
Assessment of neuropsychological functioning for medico-legal or rehabilitation purposes following head injury post-concussion states or other neurological event • Assessment & treatment of mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders & post-traumatic stress disorder • Assessment & treatment of chronic health problems, including chronic pain
Dr Patel in LONDON
Consultant Stroke Neurologist working in hyperacute & acute stroke services at St George's Hospital, involved in thrombolysis & thrombectomy service provision • Secondary stroke prevention care (inpatient & outpatient) • General neurology: mainly outpatient neurology clinics (two a week) seeing about 24 new patients a month with a variety of neurological symptoms & diagnosis. Also some inpatient neurology work seeing ward referrals & acute neurology admissions (these could range from...
Dr Cullen in email contact only
Personal injury: • PTSD • Depression • Chronic pain & medically unexplained symptoms • Exacerbation of pre-existing mental illness • Traumatic brain injury • Criminal: • Fitness to plead • Mens rea assessments • Juvenile offending • Drug & alcohol assessments • CICA assessments • Family: • Parental mental health assessments • Personality disorders • Drug & alcohol assessments • Employment: • Disability & discrimination • Disciplinary proceedings • Assessments for work • Housing: • Disability & vulnerability...
Dr Gillanders in EDINBURGH
Dr Gillanders is a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist who has specialised in neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation since 2006. She is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist, is registered with the HCPC and is listed on the Specialist Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists. Dr Gillanders has written over 60 expert neuropsychological and psychological reports for litigation purposes for the Scottish and English courts. She is routinely instructed by pursuers and defenders and has...
Dr Valinejad in DARTFORD
I am a Consultant Clinical Psychologist who has previously worked for the NHS for 25 years and has established my own psychological service since 2014. My specialist area is psychological trauma. I run a busy expert witness and psychological therapy practice. In addition, I provide specialist assessments, namely neuropsychological assessments for individuals who have suffered brain injury and any other type of neuropsychological pathology. I have been instructed in civil, family and...
Dr Vanker in LEICESTER
Dr Vanker sees a wide range of individuals, from all age groups, with various mental and physical health difficulties, for clinical and neuropsychological assessments and therapy • Medico-legal assessments, including neuropsychological assessments of head injury, and preparation of court reports • Happy to travel nationally, and abroad, to undertake neuropsychological assessments • Neuropsychological assessment of capacity • Diagnostic psychological assessments using a wide range of...
Dr Pinder in WIRRAL
I have experience in all areas of neurological rehabilitation. My main area of expertise is the assessment & rehabilitation of brain injury from any cause - many are patients with head injury. I deal with all types of head injury, from mild post-concussive symptoms to severe disability. I also assess & treat patients with spinal cord injury, as well as patients with multiple trauma.
Dr Laidlaw in GLOUCESTER
Civil & criminal court reports • Expert witness trained • General adult & forensic psychiatry • Post-traumatic stress disorder & psychiatric aspects of personal injury • Occupational stress • Medical negligence • Parental assessments in child care cases • Electroconvulsive therapy
Dr Mallen in NORWICH
Dr John Mallen is in private practice as a Clinical Neuropsychologist. He is a Chartered Psychologist (CPsychol) and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (AFBPsS) and is approved by the Health Professions Council as a Practitioner Psychologist (Registration Number: PYL 15629). Dr John Mallen has completed the appropriate British Psychological Society specialist conversion courses in Postgraduate Clinical Neuropsychology and Expert Witness Training, demonstrating the...
Dr Sakhuja in CARDIFF
Medico-legal work 1. Personal injury - all aspects of personal injury 2. Medical negligence 3. Psychiatric consequences of medical negligence 4. Traumatic brain injury 5. Drug & alcohol testing 6. Hair analysis for family courts 7. Chronic pain 8. Psychiatric consequences of abuse Treatments for addictions & psychiatric illness Tier 1 APIL Expert • CUBS Expert Witness Certificate • Certificate of Medical Reporting - 1
Dr Van Graan in LONDON
Neuroscience • Neuroimaging • Neurological injury & rehabilitation • Neuropsychology: diagnoses, causation & treatment of a wide range of neurological conditions, including injury (such as incurred in the context of MVAs) • Major trauma • Pain • Anxiety disorders • Bereavement • Depression • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Human factors in sport & occupational performance • Aviation psychology • Specialist interests & expertise in the following physical conditions: neurological disorders, pain management &...
Dr Prothero in IPSWICH
Psychiatric assessment of sequelae of trauma & accident, including post-traumatic stress disorder, following personal injury • Assessment of medical competence or negligence in psychiatric practice • Assessment of psychiatric sequelae of alleged medical negligence or accident
Dr Jenkins in LONDON
General neurology • Traumatic brain injury • Acquired brain injury • Neurological rehabilitation
Professor Bunnage in BRISTOL
Clinical neuropsychological assessment • Assessment of cognitive, psychological & behavioural function • Psychometric testing • Brain injury & disease • Traumatic brain injury & head injury • Stroke • Dementia • Epilepsy • Alcohol • Anoxia • Differentiating organic, psychological & behavioural causes of problems, including comment on issues of malingering • Personal injury compensation • Prognosis • Rehabilitation...
Dr Davies in SWANSEA
Adult psychiatry • Liaison psychiatry • Psychiatric reactions to illness & trauma, including PTSD & depression • Psychiatric aspects of chronic pain • Clinical negligence • 20 years Consultant experience • Appointments available in Cardiff, Swansea & Bridgend, plus elsewhere by arrangement (online only during Pandemic) • Usual availability 6 weeks or less • Fees £220/hour; fixed fee quotes available
Dr Vesey in NOTTINGHAM
My routine practice involves the care of people with neurological illness or injury, including acquired brain injury, MS, movement disorder, epilepsy, neurodegenerative conditions, functional conditions and neurodevelopmental conditions. I am jointly responsible for adult neuropsychology services at Nottingham University Hospitals neurosciences unit. I have undertaken medico-legal work for 23 years in criminal and civil proceedings. I have reported in cases of brain injury, dementia, fitness to...
Dr Bird in LONDON
As a Consultant Psychiatrist who is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, I have special expertise in disorders that combine physical and psychological problems such as post-traumatic stress and chronic pain. I was trained as an expert witness by the Inns of Court Law School and am registered as a specialist with the GMC. My training as a physician was at Cambridge University and my training as a psychiatrist was at the Institute of Psychiatry and at the Bethlem and...
Dr Monaci in NEW MALDEN
• Neuropsychology expert • Assessment of cognitive & emotional functioning using psychometric & neuropsychological objective assessments & by clinical interview • Known or suspected brain injury • Neuropsychiatric conditions • Neurodegenerative conditions, including dementia • Mental capacity • Cognitive & intellectual functioning, including memory & executive skills • Symptom validity assessment & malingering...
Dr Hunt in CAMBRIDGE
Consultant in adult psychiatry, including responsibility for local secure unit • Experience as an expert in both civil & criminal proceedings related to psychiatric disorder, both reactions to injury & other mental illness • Trained as a single joint expert • Published on mood disorders, particularly manic depression • Book: Bipolar Disorder - Your Questions Answered • Associate Lecturer, University of Cambridge
Dr MacKenzie Ross in LONDON
Assessment of emotional state following accident, assault or medical malpractice, e.g. post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety disorders, depression • Also overall impact of accident or assault on quality of life, e.g. impact on employment, social & leisure activity, relationships • Neuropsychological assessment & psychometric testing • Assessing the impact of accident, assault, poisoning or disease process on intellectual level, memory functioning, language, perception, personality & behaviour, etc.
Dr de Taranto in ST ALBANS
Clinical/medical negligence - compensation for psychiatric injury or damage • Compensation for sexual, physical or emotional abuse • Personal injury - compensation for psychiatric injury or damage Assessments offered by video call (Skype or FaceTime) during the Covid-19 emergency
Ms Hussain in CHESHAM
Speech and language within acute rehabilitation and community settings • Adult neurological & ENT conditions • Bilingual Urdu (Punjabi) speaking & interpreting experience
Dr Davidsson in SOUTHEND-ON-SEA
I provide psychiatric reports in criminal & civil matters, as well as serve as an expert witness • I have a special interest in transcultural psychiatry (including Refugee Mental Health), PTSD (including road traffic accidents) as well as in criminal matters (10 years' experience from Criminal Justice Mental Health Team) • I am able to perform consultations in English, Danish, Swedish & German • I have more than 25 years' experience in a senior position (including management) & I feel confident within most...
Mrs Humberstone in TODMORDEN
Specialist in acquired brain injury with 29 years of medico-legal experience • Former lead & consultant to NW brain injury units but now fully independent through my own company Equip2Speak • Experienced at all stages of the recovery process • CUBS accredited since 2013 • Versed in condition, lifetime therapy & AAC equipment needs assessment and costs • Site visits nationwide & office consultation available • Offer bespoke carer training packages/therapy for clients in the NW • Augmented & Alternative...
Dr Sembi in LONDON
1. Clinical neuropsychology • Assessment & diagnoses of brain functioning following head injury, post-concussive state, dementia & other neurological disorders 2. Psychometric testing (learning disability, general adult & older adult populations), including: assessment of intelligence (IQ), memory testing & other cognitive functioning 3. Neurorehabilitation following brain injury & other neurological conditions 4. Psychiatric diagnoses, in particular...
Dr Thorley in LEICESTER
Assessment & diagnosis of children, adolescents & young adults • Treatment of mental health problems • Expertise in the effects of personal injury & medical negligence • Neuropsychological assessment of brain injuries in children • Domiciliary visits also possible for England & Wales
Dr Lyle in BRISTOL
Criminal Justice Expert Reports (defence/prosecution) Special areas of expertise: • Psychometric Testing • Learning Difficulties • Memory Testing • Suggestibility • Head Injury • Asperger's and Autistic disorders • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder • Detection of Malingering or otherwise • Sexual Offences • 'Viewing' offences •Driving,...
Mr Punter in MANCHESTER
Dr Punter is a Consultant Neurologist and Stroke Physician at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. He is also Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health at the University of Manchester.
Dr Hides in LEEDS
Cognitive assessments • Assessments of mental capacity • Work-related trauma • Personal injury & RTA • Assessment of psychological competencies • Care proceedings & family law
Dr Murphy in LONDON
Preparation of expert witness reports, including: • Neuropsychological assessment & opinion following brain injury • Specialist expertise in profound brain injury & assessment of vegetative states • Assessments regarding capacity • Treatment & management of neuropsychological problems
Dr Harper in EDINBURGH
I have experience in providing expert witness reports, largely within the areas of personal injury and medical negligence. I undertake assessments of individuals reported to be experiencing the type of difficulties that I routinely see in my clinical practice, including PTSD, cPTSD, depression, anxiety, complicated grief, somatisation disorder and adjustment disorders. I have provided over 1000 reports and have experience of acting as an expert witness in both the Sheriff Courts and Court of Session.
Dr Kurian in WOLVERHAMPTON
All aspects of general adult psychiatry, including: • Mental Health Act appeals • Psychiatric sequelae of injuries • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Stress-related psychiatric disorders Initial contact by email or telephone only
Dr Moodley in LONDON
Acute neurological emergencies (stroke and non-stroke-related brain and peripheral neurological injuries) • General neurology • Cognitive disorders (including mild cognitive impairment, dementia, delirium and encephalitis)
Dr Paviour in LONDON
General neurology • Headache • Movement disorder • Parkinson's disease • Clinical negligence • Neurological problems in pregnancy • Obstetric neurology
Dr Higgon in DUMFRIES
Assessment and treatment/rehabilitation of neurological disorders in adults, including acquired brain injury • Assessment and treatment of mental health problems in adults • Extensive clinical experience in the fields of brain injury, stroke and dementia assessment
Dr Brow in email contact only
All aspects of general adult psychiatry: • Schizophrenia • Bipolar disorder • Transient/drug-induced psychosis • Depression • Personality disorder • Substance misuse • Dual diagnosis • Adjustment disorder • Anxiety disorder • PTSD I take forensic cases (including murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery with violence) and civil cases. Other interests include autistic spectrum and OCD, fitness to plead, head injury and psychiatric impact, medical competence and negligence, memory impairment, mild cognitive impairment,...
Dr Walton in BRISTOL
Clinical neuropsychological assessment • Psychometric testing & issues • Head injury • Mild head injury • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Epilepsy • Stroke • Alcohol abuse • Personal injury compensation • Neurological disease...
Dr Bavikatte in MANCHESTER
Dr Bavikatte has a specialist interest in traumatic brain injury, minimally conscious state, post-concussion syndrome, mild brain injury, acute neurorehabilitation, polytrauma rehabilitation, spasticity and prognosis and life expectancy. He is also interested in the early assessment and management of patients following disability arising from any cause (neurological or non-neurological), including patients with low awareness.
Dr Moosa in BLACKBURN
Personal injury • Medical negligence • Family courts proceedings • Criminal & forensic reports • PTSD • Occupational health • Adult ADHD • Drugs & alcohol • Sexual abuse • Personality disorders • Mood disorders & psychoses
Dr Capildeo in BRENTWOOD
Neurology • Whiplash • Head injury • Nerve injury • Headache • Migraine • Epilepsy • Stroke • Multiple sclerosis • Parkinson's • Alzheimer's • Brain injury, diseases & disorders Also at: (i) Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood, CM13 3LE. (ii) Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, BH1 1RW.
Dr Dambatta in HULL
Head injuries • Spine injuries (neck to lower back) • Back pain/cauda equina