Professor 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 • Compensation • Testamentary & mental capacity • Head injury • Fatigue • Mental health
Dr Drayton in BIRMINGHAM
I am able to provide psychological reports that will answer the questions in your letter of instruction. The reports will be written for a legal audience, in plain English, with no psychobabble. All my reports will have clear recommendations and practical advice on how the person being assessed can be helped. I am also an Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator....
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...
Miss Dinham in UXBRIDGE
Assessments in: • Medico-legal: psychological aspects of physical injury after road traffic & other incidents, e.g. dog bites, head injury, effects on education • Educational implications of personal injury, e.g. head injury • Clinical negligence: psychological & educational implications • Trained as joint expert witness & in Civil Law (Bond Solon)...
Dr Umoh in WESTCLIFF-ON-SEA
Assessment, diagnosis & management of mental disorders, including substance misuse disorders, mental disorders in civil & criminal proceedings, fitness to plead, advice on sentencing of mentally disordered offenders, assessment of offending risk • Post-traumatic stress disorder, other forms of psychological impacts of trauma • Negligence & the psychiatric consequences of it • Substance misuse • Employment advice, fitness to return to work, prognosis of impact of returning to work • Specialist...
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 Hughes in ST HELENS
Children • Adults • Intellectual ability • Functional skills • Literacy • Communication • Police interview • Need for Appropriate Adult • Understanding of Interview Caution • Understanding of documents & forms • Readability of documents • Fitness to plead • Capacity to instruct/participate • Special Measures in Court • Need for Intermediary • Vulnerable witness • Suggestibility • Compliance • Learning difficulty • Disability • Specific learning difficulties • Dyslexia • Dyspraxia • ADHD • Attention difficulties • Hyperactivity • Autism • Asperger...
Dr Tyson in TRURO
Clinical psychology • Medical legal work, assessments & court reports • Treatments including CBT & EMDR • Children & adults • Professionally accredited with HCPC, BPS, APIL registered (First Tier) • Areas of expertise include PTSD, trauma, medical negligence, pain management, anxiety, depression, eating disorders & adult ADHD • Rehabilitation & return to work issues • Professional clinic locations throughout Cornwall, prepared to travel for court work across the South West region & Wales
Dr James in LEEDS
Neuropsychological assessment & expert witness reports in civil cases involving acquired brain injury, such as road traffic collisions, workplace injuries and clinical negligence. I also have experience in working with criminal cases in terms of fitness to plead, capacity to instruct counsel, etc.
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
Dr Green in CHIGWELL
Dr Alice Green has 15 years' experience of working in crisis and acute adult mental health within the NHS as well as establishing and running a highly successful independent practice, providing expert witness services, specialist psychological consultation and psychological therapy to clients referred by solicitors, insurance companies and rehabilitation services. Dr Green provides clinical and management supervision to chartered and trainee psychologists. Medicolegal work includes the preparation of...
Dr Birch in LONDON
A Paediatrician and Psychotherapist experienced in working with young people and families, particularly with respect to child neglect and protection, family disturbance, substance abuse and domestic violence. A leading authority on adolescence and teen pregnancy and have worked with psychopathic personalities, disorders such as borderline personalities, learning disabilities and with children in situations of physical, emotional and sexual abuse, as well as factitious illness (Munchausen)-type...
Dr Zakrzewski in LONDON
I am accepting instructions in all types and phases of legal proceedings. My expertise covers all areas of general & neuropsychiatry, including anxiety, depressive & psychotic disorders, personality disorders, psychological reactions to stress & trauma, learning disabilities, head injuries, autistic spectrum, chronic pain, alcohol & substance misuse. Patients also seen in Eastbourne by arrangement. Email contact preferable...
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.
Ms Jackson in LONDON
Assessment of attachment & bonding in families • Assessment of parenting, including in the context of child care proceedings • Alcohol & drug abuse as pertaining to parenting ability • Domestic violence, physical, sexual & emotional abuse as pertaining to parenting ability • Adult cognitive & personality assessment, including own family history in relation to ability to parent • Cognitive assessment of adults to determine competence, identify learning difficulties & disabilities, & make recommendations •...
Dr Donner in LONDON
A Registered Clinical Psychologist with the Health Professions Council and a Chartered Psychologist at the British Psychological Society • Areas of expertise include: • IQ & cognitive functioning • Psychometric evaluation • Suggestibility • Mental capacity • Forensic risk assessment • Diagnosis of autism & Asperger syndrome • Fitness to plead or stand trial • Specialist interest in providing expert witness testimony for cases involving adults with autism, Asperger's syndrome and/or learning disability
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 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 Fellerman in LEEDS
Expert in medico-legal reporting, with particular interest in whiplash injuries, sports injuries & general disabilities.
Mr Easton in SOUTHAMPTON
Psychological effects of road traffic accidents & other trauma • Assessment of: • Phobic travel anxiety & other emotional difficulties • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Stress at work • Clinical negligence...
Dr Wright in LONDON
Mental health & family • Parenting & the child • Child protection & psychology of the family • Psychological treatment for accident victims • PTSD & treatment • Stress, anxiety, depression - causes & treatment
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 Adedokun in MANCHESTER
Dr Adedokun has extensive clinical experience in the management of various chronic pain syndromes including persistent neck, back or neuropathic pain especially following personal & occupational injuries, with experience in medical negligence claims • Dr Adedokun's experience also includes other chronic pain conditions such atypical facial pain, trigeminal neuralgia, post herpetic neuralgia, & other neuropathic pain syndromes, complex headaches, complex regional pain syndrome, cancer pain,...
Mr Andrew Stephens in SPENNYMOOR
Formedecon Ltd has a team of experts, including ex-Home Office scientists, former senior police officers and internationally recognised academics, who undertake both prosecution and defence cases worldwide providing the best information in an impartial manner. Areas of expertise include: • Alcohol BAC calculations • Drink drive procedures • Failure to provide cases • Drug drive cases • Drug identification and valuation • Toxicology • DNA analysis • Blood pattern analysis • Body fluids • Road traffic...
Dr Boyle in GLASGOW
Contact • Residence • Children's panel • Education • Criminal (adolescence & adults) • Reparation • Learning difficulties, including adults • Child abuse • Fostering & adoption • Child & adolescent psychology • Immigration appeals...
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
Mrs Birnbaum in LONDON
Assessment of children & young people (3-25 years) with learning, emotional & behavioural difficulties • Trained in dynamic assessment (Feuerstein), which explores the learning potential of every child (helpful in cases where standardised testing is unsuccessful) • Preparation of detailed reports for family courts & appeals against Local Education Authority Education Act decisions • Submission of oral evidence • High court & tribunal experience • Experience as a single joint expert
Dr Horsford in LONDON
Neuropsychological assessments • Parenting assessments • Assessment of cognitive & intellectual abilities • Sexual abuse & risk assessments • Mental health & mental capacity assessments • Disability assessments • Drug use & addiction • Occupational stress & depression • Offender assessment & fitness to plead • Performance & fitness to work assessments • Equality, diversity & human rights • Recruitment & selection • Children Act • Employment Tribunals • Unfair dismissal • Expertise working with black & minority ethnic communities...
Dr Peer in WATFORD
Dyslexia • Dyspraxia • Asperger's syndrome • Attention deficit & hyperactivity disorder • Moderate learning difficulties • Speech & language difficulties • Cerebral palsy • SENDIST cases • Disability discrimination cases • Experience: children & adults...
Professor Baker in PENRITH
Neuropsychological & psychological assessment of acquired organic brain damage • Neuropsychological & psychological assessment of epilepsy & non-epileptic attack disorder • Neuropsychological assessment of malingering • Psychological & neuropsychological assessment in criminal cases...
Dr Goodhead in DONCASTER
General psychiatry • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Post-concussional syndrome • Alcohol dependence • PTSD • Adjustment disorders
Dr Murray in ULVERSTON
Personal injury work • Vast experience since 2003, mainly RTAs • Also some medical negligence work
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 Thrasher in BANBURY
Specialist expertise in the assessment & treatment of reactions to personal injury (accidents, medical negligence, assault), including post-traumatic stress disorder, depression & chronic fatigue • Provision of medico-legal reports, specialising in psychological assessment of emotional reactions (post-traumatic stress, depression, panic, anxiety) following a range of traumas (e.g. road traffic accidents, medical negligence, train crashes, assault, accidents at work)
Dr Abou-El-Fadl in ILFORD
• Consultant in general adult psychiatry since 1990 • Medical Member of the Mental Health Review Tribunal • Visiting Psychiatrist to Chelmsford Prison 1992-2004 • Long and varied medico-legal experience Reporting regularly to the courts in civil and criminal proceedings on mental health issues in relation to: • Criminal, family and personal injury matters • Clinical negligence • Specific areas of testamentary capacity, fitness to plead and stand trial • Psychological trauma due...
Dr Bint in WOKING
I have been an NHS GP for 15 years. As a GP, I have worked in a variety of settings, including as a GP Principal (for 8 years), locum work in practices (for 4 years), out-of-hours care, urgent GP care (including within A & E), telephone triage, covering a cottage hospital, looking after patients in nursing and residential homes, and looking after private patients. I currently work as a Chambers Lead Partner in Pallant Medical Chambers.
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 Zakrzewski in EASTBOURNE
I am accepting instructions in all types and phases of legal proceedings. My expertise covers all areas of general & neuropsychiatry, including anxiety, depressive & psychotic disorders, personality disorders, psychological reactions to stress & trauma, learning disabilities, head injuries, autistic spectrum, chronic pain, alcohol & substance misuse. Patients also seen in London by arrangement. Email contact preferable...
Dr Vincenti in NORTHALLERTON
All matters pertaining to adult & old age psychiatry • Particular expertise in: • Psychiatric & psychological sequelae of stress & trauma, particularly post-traumatic stress • Occupational health in relation to psychiatry • Postnatal mental disorder • Medical negligence • Approved clinician for the purposes of the Mental Health Act • Mental Capacity Act Deprivation of Liberty Assessor
Dr Lewis in SOLIHULL
I am a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with extensive experience of providing psycho-legal reports in civil and criminal proceedings. Areas of expertise include personal injury, clinical negligence, assessment of cognitive functioning/IQ, neurodevelopmental disorders, e.g. ADHD, autistic spectrum disorders, mental capacity, fitness to plead/stand trial, assessment of personality and mental health. I also undertake therapy within a medico-legal context.
Dr Shah in LONDON
General practice-related incidents • Whiplash injury • Soft tissue injury • Minor accidents & injury...
Dr Bott in HARTFIELD
Depressive disorders • Anxiety disorders • Alcoholism • Stress in employment • Psychological effects of accidents, including PTSD & assault, including rape • Civil matters relating to access to children • Psychological reaction to medical, surgical or obstetric negligence • Post-traumatic embitterment disorder
Dr Bains in THATCHAM
I am a trained psychiatrist and have a masters in mental health law. I work as a forensic psychiatrist and have expertise and experience of providing evidence in legal proceedings to courts. I have specialist expertise in learning disabilities and autism spectrum disorders. I have provided second opinion reports for Mental Health Review Tribunals. I am able to provide psychiatric reports and advice on matters such as fitness to plead.
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 Kirby in CREWE
Able to provide general assessment of psychological problems of adult mental health for treatment and medico-legal process, particularly arising from road traffic and work-related injuries and medical negligence • Special interest in the development of PTSD following trauma, and 'personal space phobia' which may arise when certain death was anticipated • The writer has developed treatment techniques which are most helpful in disabling phobic and/or trauma memories and associated distress
Dr Harrison in EDINBURGH
Head injury • Traumatic brain injury • Personal injury • Acquired brain injury • Rehabilitation • Medical negligence • Psychological assessment • Neuropsychological assessment • Cognitive assessment
Professor Vargha-Khadem in LONDON
Senior Consultant Neuropsychologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children • Professor of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience & Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences • Neuropsychological evaluation of children & young adults with a history of brain disease or damage through negligence or accident • Expertise in relating the cognitive or behavioural deficits to brain abnormality, particularly in the areas of language & memory
Dr Hykin in AYLESBURY
Clinical negligence work only • Qualified as a doctor since 1991, & as a GP since 1997 • Within general practice, I have worked as a locum, a retainee & a principal • Since 2002 I have been working as a partner in a practice with over 12,000 patients • Approximately 4,800 patient contacts per year • I regularly teach FY2s & medical students within the practice • I am Bond Solon expert witness trained & gained my certificate in October 2006 • Civil Procedure Rules training certificate (Bond Solon) April 2014
Dr Anderson in LONDON
HCPC registered • Protected titles: Chartered Psychologist, Clinical Psychologist, Forensic Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist, Occupational Psychologist • In private practice since 1980 • Provided psychological reports & expert testimony in civil & criminal cases in the UK, the USA & Bermuda • Experience in: criminal law, personal injury, prison law, employment matters, immigration, child & family matters, & educational needs
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 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)
Mr Richard Curen PhD MACP MA DipPsy MA MSc in LONDON
Risk analysis & risk assessment of adolescents & adults with learning disabilities (LD) or Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) around sexual/domestic abuse, arson, violence • Investigative assessments of children & adults with LD or ASD where sexual abuse is suspected but not known • Parenting assessments of parents with LD or ASD in proceedings or in danger of having their children removed • Treatment for offenders with LD or ASD • Treatment for child & adult victims of abuse or other trauma
Professor Kopelman in LONDON
Consultant Neuropsychiatrist & Chartered Psychologist offering psychiatric, neuropsychological & medical assessment in: • Memory disorders & loss (amnesia, brain disease & psychogenic), including people amnesic for an offence & other criminal cases involving brain disease • Head injury • Epilepsy • Automatism • Sleep disorders • Dementia • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Retracted confessions • Psychosis • Extradition cases
Mrs Jaffe in ILFORD
Specialist areas of work: forgeries, handwriting & signature identification, verification of disputed documents, anonymous letters & graffiti • Graphological assessments are utilised for psychological profiles, character appraisals & recruitment • Court expertise provided in the UK & abroad • Professional & reliable service • Comprehensive reports • References available
Professor Elliott in SHREWSBURY
The medico-legal aspects of psychiatric disorders in adults, including the psychological consequences of trauma, in particular following road traffic or industrial accidents • Assessment, diagnosis, treatment options, prognosis & aetiology of all psychiatric disorders, including depression, anxiety & post-traumatic stress disorder • Forensic psychiatry, including work-related stress, fitness to plead, sexual offences & psychological consequences of clinical negligence • Parenting assessments
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 Holland in CHESTER
I have been a medical expert for 18 years & undertake medico-legal work in Chester, Stoke-on-Trent, Birkenhead, Liverpool, Wrexham & Rhyl • General practice minor injury cases, including: • Whiplash injury • Soft tissue injuries of the head, neck, back & limbs • Minor psychological effects • Injuries most commonly a consequence of road traffic accidents, accidents in the workplace & tripping & slipping accidents in public places
Mr Yusupoff in MANCHESTER
Psychological sequelae following personal injury • Post-traumatic stress disorder, assessment & treatment • Phobias, depression & anxiety, assessments & treatment
Dr Swale in BATH
All areas of general practice medicine • Clinical negligence in general practice
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 Alwin in BURY
Psychological assessment of adults with regards to: • Personality dysfunction • Consequences of childhood trauma • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personal injury • Personality & parenting
Ms Davies in LONDON
Established in 2007, Skin Camouflage Services Ltd provides clinical treatment to the healthcare profession and is best placed to offer expert quantum services for adults, young people and children • Reports provide a professional skin camouflage opinion on past, present and future care arising from clinical assessment • Over 25 years' practitioner experience • Bond Solon trained • CPD compliant • Five medical consulting clinics across the UK...
Dr Laher in LEICESTER
• Consultant Chartered Clinical and Health Psychologist (BPS) • Registered Practitioner Psychologist (HCPC) • Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist (BABCP) I have been qualified for over 25 years largely working in NHS adult services within the specialities of mental health, health psychology and physical rehabilitation/pain management - taking a lead role in service development and innovation. I currently work in private practice and I am the Managing Director of...
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...
Ms Wybraniec in LONDON
Anna Wybraniec is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years' professional experience in clinical psychology working in the NHS and in private practice in London. She has been involved in preparing medico-legal reports for courts since 2000....
Dr Baehr in ESHER
Neuropsychological assessment, diagnoses, treatment and rehabilitation of cognitive functioning following brain injury • Psychometric testing and assessment of intelligence (IQ), memory, executive skills and emotional and behavioural functioning • Medico-legal assessment of PTSD, adjustment disorders, depression, anxiety and other psychiatric disorders following injury...
Dr Proctor in TARPORLEY
Independent evaluation of psychological & psychiatric problems, including criminal cases • Reviews of Mental Health Act detentions • Family law • Personal injury • PTSD • Secondary victim work • Medical negligence • Criminal responsibility • Fitness to plead & stand trial • Dangerousness & risk assessment • Witness assessment & testamentary capacity
Dr Caudell in BOURNEMOUTH
General practice breach of duty/clinical negligence (claimant & defendant) in civil litigation • Standard of practice in general practice in professional regulatory proceedings
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 Qayum in LONDON
Cognitive behavioural therapy • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Employment-related issues • Neuropsychology • Expert witness
Dr Amin in SALE
Assessment of mental incapacity • Capacity assessment • Medical/clinical negligence (adult psychiatry)
Dr Loumidis in WOLVERHAMPTON
Clinical psychology • Psychological trauma • Assessment sequelae • Industrial accidents • Medical complications • Accident victims • Crime victims • War veterans • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Psychological assessment & diagnosis of mental disorders using DSM-IV & ICD-10 criteria • Cognitive behavioural therapy • Psychological effects of occupational stress • Physical disability • Stressful medical procedures • Adjustment disorders • Depression • Anxiety
Dr Blandford in CLACTON-ON-SEA
Adult psychological assessment for civil & criminal court proceedings: • Cognitive & intellectual functioning (e.g. IQ) • Daily adaptive/social functioning • Capacity & fitness to plead • Executive functioning (e.g. adaptive behaviour, abstract thinking, mental flexibility, problem solving, planning, inhibition & social behaviour) • Malingering • Memory • Suggestibility & compliance • Personality disorders & clinical syndromes • Dementing processes • Affective conditions (e.g. anxiety disorders, depression, PTSD)
Dr Pradhan in BIRMINGHAM
Psychopathology & psychiatric disorders • Trauma sequelae (psychiatry, including personal injury) • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personality disorder • Criminal responsibility (psychiatric assessment) • Fitness to plead (psychiatric assessment) • Dangerous & risk assessment (psychiatric) • Crime victims (psychiatry) • Offender assessment (psychiatric) • Witness assessment & testamentary capacity • Criminal behaviour • Child & family cases (custody cases) • Psychiatric care & rehabilitating • Disability...
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....
Mr Lomas in SEVENOAKS
Impact of educational provision on life chances, employability & education • Impact of medical treatment on life chances, employability & education • Impact of head injury on life chances, employability & education • Special Educational Needs, including 'failure to educate' • Bullying (child & adult) • Child & adult learning difficulties
Dr McGillion in LONDON
Personal injury (adults) • PTSD • Anxiety disorders • Road traffic accidents • Work accidents • Housing stress • Psychological aspects of medical negligence, e.g. chronic pain • Extensive experience of working with interpreters • Experience of utilising psychometric assessments in assessing a wide range of mental health problems
Dr Nimmagadda in NEWBURY
Registered with the GMC as a Specialist in Forensic Psychiatry • Member of Royal College of Psychiatrists • Fellow of Royal College of Psychiatrists • Member of Expert Witness Institute • Holder of LLM in Mental Health Law from the University of Northumbria & Master of Medical Science (MMedSci) in Clinical Psychiatry from the University of Leeds...
Dr Lack in OXFORD
Expertise in assessment and treatment of the impact of personal injury (road traffic accidents, accidents at work, etc., and medical negligence) with a specialism in psychological assessment relating to chronic pain. Provision of medico-legal reports assessing psychological reaction to physical pain (anxiety, depression, PTSD, adjustment disorders, fatigue).
Dr Conning in SEVENOAKS
Assessment of adolescents & adults: criminal, family & civil proceedings & personal injury cases • Criminal work includes: assessment of intellectual & cognitive functioning, assessment of mental health problems, e.g. depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, phobias • Family court work includes: the assessment of cognitive/intellectual functioning, capacity, psychological functioning, attachment • Personal injury work includes: assessment of the psychological sequelae of traumatic events &...
Mr Jackson in BARNSLEY
Personal injury, including: • Brain & spinal injuries & birth defects • Employment prospects • Loss of earnings • Loss of opportunity • Labour market analysis • Research service • Employment case management • Vocational rehabilitation • Occupational psychology • Psychometric & occupational testing • Careers advice • Employment practice • Employee retention • Discrimination in employment • Claimant, defendant & single joint instructions undertaken • UK-wide service • Job analysis
Ms Poate-Joyner in CHICHESTER
Specialist areas include: • Adult mental health • Full range of psychological disorders • Learning disability • Vulnerable adults • Intellectual & cognitive functioning assessment • IQ • Mental capacity • Capacity to consent • Global parenting & family assessment • Risk assessment • Child care proceedings • Sexual abuse • Sexual offences • Trauma • PTSD • Specialist training & expertise in the assessment of autistic spectrum disorders (ASD), especially Asperger's Syndrome • Domestic violence • Controlling & coercive behaviours...
Mr Herring in ASHBOURNE
Expert risk assessment of: • Convicted or alleged sexual abusers • Perpetrators of domestic violence • Men who have engaged in stalking behaviours • Non-abusing partners' abilities to protect any children from the potential harm caused by sexual or domestic abuse • Personality assessment • Psychopathy...
Dr Menon in email contact only
Psychological disorders associated with personal injury, such as road traffic accidents, industrial accidents, asbestos-related disease • General psychiatry • Old age psychiatry, including testamentary capacity, criminal work & issues relating to cognitive & intellectual decline • Research Fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University Medical School, Baltimore, USA
Dr Robinson in DURHAM
Depression • Anxiety • Stress management • Psychosexual problems • Relationship problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Work-related problems • Psychiatric nursing issues, including forensic psychiatry
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'...
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 Lucas in STANMORE
Expert in the field of chronic pain management • Assessment of the impact & consequences of chronic pain • Psychological assessment & treatment of chronic pain patients
Mr Baskind in WIRRAL
Probably the most sought-after expert in his field. Instructed in claimant, defendant and criminal cases for Home Office, Ministry of Justice, Treasury Solicitor, Prison Officers Association and other firms of solicitors • Experienced in single joint expert instructions • Expert in all aspects of self-defence, physical restraint, personal safety and martial arts, including control and restraint systems taught to police, prison, hospital (including secure), schools and security personnel • Adviser to...
Mr Cousins in LEEDS
Psychological functioning: • Assessment of intellectual function, level of mental impairment, capacity, suggestibility, autistic functioning • Forensic mental health: • All aspects of psychological assessment, including aggression, arson, self-injury • Preparation of reports for mental health review tribunal, local review board • Assessment of personality disorder, re-offence risk, mitigating factors • Sexual offending: • Assessment & treatment of sexual offenders against adults & children,...
Dr Harris in LONDON
Medico-legal reports concerning all aspects of general medical practice • Medical records • Medical ethics • Medical disputes • Personal injury, including road traffic accident & whiplash injuries • Falling, tripping & slipping accidents • Medico-legal aspects of circumcision • Medical competence, accidents & negligence • Prescribing & dispensing errors • Therapeutic misadventure • Drug & alcohol supervised testing & chain of custody • General medical reports in asylum, refugee & immigration cases • Home & prison...
Dr Ward in OTLEY
Experience in psychological assessments & medico-legal reports examining the psychological impact of personal injury • Specialist assessment of PTSD, depression, anxiety disorders, phobic disorders (such as travel anxiety) & adjustment disorders • Assessment following road traffic accidents, injury at work or personal attack...
Dr Ibbotson in LITTLEBOROUGH
Psychological sequelae of traumatic events - assessment, provision of reports & also treatment • PTSD - assessment, provision of reports & also treatment • Asylum seekers - assessment, provision of reports & also treatment • Adverse effects of hypnosis
Dr Bird in LONDON
Dr Bird is a Consultant Psychiatrist who trained with the Inns of Court Law School and is accredited as an expert witness with the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He has provided expert opinion in over 300 cases, about 55% being commissioned by plaintiffs and 45% by defendants. He has higher qualifications in internal medicine as well as psychiatry, and for 3 years was a Visiting Professor in the USA. As a specialist in Liaison Psychiatry working closely with physicians and surgeons, he has...
Dr Carstairs in BROMLEY
Psychological testing & assessment of adults • Post-traumatic stress disorder & personal injury • Malingering • Fitness to plead or stand trial • Treatment planning & questions of disposition • Diagnosis of psychopathology • Professional negligence • Intellectual functioning
Mrs Martin-Alam in RICHMOND
Intellectual assessment of children & adults • Developmental & personality assessment • Assessment of emotional disturbance • Assessment of child abuse: physical, sexual, emotional • Assessing witness reliability & fitness to plead • Analysis of verbal, written & video evidence • Mental handicap • Crime & delinquency • Family assessment
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 Blake in LONDON
Neuropsychology • Assessment & rehabilitation • Acquired brain injury • Personal injury • Assessment of capacity
Dr Glass in LIVERPOOL
Considerable clinical & research experience into the effects of spinal trauma & physical injury • Specialist in the assessment & treatment of psychosexual difficulties, adjustment to loss & adaptation to trauma • Reports focus on a quantification of loss, assessment of pre-morbid status, prognosis, impact of psychological disturbance on daily living, employment prospects & recommendations for treatment & rehabilitation where appropriate
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 Dowd in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Risk assessment in civil/family & criminal cases, including: • Risk of violence (domestic & towards children) • Sex offender risk assessment • Anger control • Recidivism risk • Criminal responsibility • Personality disorder in forensic settings • Assessment of parents in all aspects of child protection • Family assessments • Cognitive ability • Suggestibility & compliance in people with learning disability • Assessment of suggestibility in police interviews • Anxiety, depression, phobias & other psychological problems •...
Dr Gardner in BRISTOL
Child & adult assessment • Head injury • Neuropsychological evaluation • Accident claims • Children Act 1989 work • Adopting & fostering • Learning difficulties & dyslexia • Child mental health • Adolescent mental health • 1981 & 1993 Education Act work • Post-traumatic stress disorder...
Dr Hicks in DRAYCOTT FOLIAT
Matters of medical negligence related to general medical practice • I act for both claimant & defendant • Retired from clinical practice in October 2013 • I continue to work in the medico-legal field • Registered with the GMC...
Ms Hussain in CHESHAM
Speech & language therapy • Adult neurological & ENT conditions • Bilingual Urdu (Punjabi) speaking & interpreting experience
Mrs Smith in SLOUGH
Fingerprint Expert with more than 28 years' experience, having conducted thousands of fingerprint comparisons and examined crime scene and fingerprint evidence in numerous cases, with offences ranging from burglary, fraud, immigration matters and theft to arson, rape, terrorism and murder. Has also attended Crown Courts, Magistrates' Courts and Youth Courts to give expert advice and testimony on many occasions. Work includes:...
Dr Croft in KINGSBRIDGE
Medico-legal reports on personal injuries: claimant, defendant or SJE instructions • Prompt reports prepared on soft tissue & minor injuries, including RTA, industrial & psychological trauma in adults, the elderly & children...
Dr Rees in LEEDS
Medicine - general practice • Clinical negligence • Professional conduct • Personal injury • Whiplash • Prison assessment
Mr Forrester in BY LAURENCEKIRK
My special interests are in forensic issues and diagnosis in autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including Asperger's syndrome. Working with people affected by ASD since 1991, working closely with forensic and other psychiatric services, social workers, solicitors and the court service since at least 2000. I receive referrals for assessment from various departments, typically considering diagnostic issues, risk, potential involvement of symptoms in criminal behaviour, and recommendation of supports...
Dr King in PADDOCK WOOD
Dr King specialises both in assessments of adults & children in the context of family proceedings & private law disputes, along with forensic issues (risk assessment, parole board reports, pre-sentencing reports, psychopathy assessments, veracity of evidence, fitness to plead & culpability). She also undertakes personal injury work. Recent instructions have encompassed:...
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 • Assessment of psychological distress following traumatic events or accidents & medical negligence • Assessments regarding capacity • Treatment & management of neuropsychological problems
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
Dr Edward in EDINBURGH
I am a practising Chartered Clinical Psychologist offering assessment and therapeutic intervention to children and adolescents. I have expert witness experience specifically in relation to children and adolescents. Prior cases have concerned child development, custody, contact, abuse (including sexual abuse), trauma (including RTA) and adoption. Cases involving adults relating to specific issues of trauma or sexual violence may also be considered.
Mr Tweed in YORK
Local education authorities' responsibilities & negligence • Educational issues relating to school admissions & attendance • Parental rights & responsibilities regarding attendance, pupil behaviour, exclusion from school & related disciplinary matters • The rights & responsibilities of governing bodies • All matters relating to pupils' welfare & behaviour, & all issues concerning their special educational needs, including SEN tribunal issues, implementation of the Code of Practice & integration • Pupils'...
Dr Britto in HUDDERSFIELD
Psychiatric & psychological consequences of road traffic accidents • Assault victims • Post-traumatic stress disorder due to any cause • Mental disorder as defence • Healthcare & medical negligence, mental health • Mental Health Act 1983, independent reports for tribunals, disciplinary committees & trade unions • Assessment of anxiety disorders • Depression • Alcoholism • Psychosis • Drug abuse • Transcultural psychiatry • Ethnic minorities • Asian languages • Assessment of mental health • Immigration detention centres • Refugees
Dr Blyth in BIRMINGHAM
Adoption • Asylum seekers • Attachment • Child abuse (all types) • Chronic & enduring childhood illness • Cognitive assessments • Contact disputes • Child development • Domestic violence • Foster placements • Gender identity disorder • Learning disabilities • Mental capacity • Mental health • Multicultural & multiracial families • Non-accidental injuries & child death • Parents in prison • Risk behaviours (injury to self & others) • Sexual abuse • Sexualised behaviour • Sibling relationships • Substance abuse • Trauma • Implacable hostility
Dr Vesey in NOTTINGHAM
I am involved in the care of people with neurological illness or injury, including TBI, 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 22 years in criminal and civil proceedings. I have reported in cases of brain injury, dementia, fitness to plead, dissociative disorder...
Dr Monaci in LONDON
• 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 Bond in BRIDGNORTH
Psychiatric/psychological sequelae of personal injuries, including road traffic & work-related accidents, chronic pain, work-related stress & medical negligence
Dr Thompson in BRISTOL
I can assist with civil proceedings where these psychological issues are prominent: • Psychological trauma & PTSD associated with accident, injury, rape, traumatic childhood & other life events • Mental health • Adult survivors of abuse • Violence risk assessment • Suicidal risk & self-harm • Personality & psychopathology • Psychosis & dissociation • Mood disturbance, depression, anxiety & anger • Psychological assessment of adults & older adults • Please note that I work with adults only
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 O'Rourke in ALTRINCHAM
Mental Health Review Tribunals - assessment of psychological need & risk in relation to individuals detained under the MHA (1983) • Personal injury claims - deaf & hearing clients • Criminal cases: fitness to plead, intellectual ability & impact of deafness, risk assessment & risk management, mental health & deafness • Mental health & trauma • Family/child care proceedings: assessments of deaf & hearing adults in relation to child care proceedings; presence/absence of a learning disability & the impact...
Dr Ashcroft in WIGAN
Family proceedings: assessment of adults & families, including domestic violence, substance abuse, psychological aspects of non-accidental injury, cognitive functioning & capacity, contact, personality, mental health issues, risk • I have completed the Bond Solon Cardiff University Law School training for criminal, civil & family court proceedings
Mr Guy in BECCLES
I am Founder & Director of The Red Poppy Company that specialises in psychological trauma & PTSD. My experience of trauma spans 30 years. I have worked in the corporate & public sectors assessing & treating individuals, including children who have sustained psychological trauma injury & PTSD from a variety of causes. I am also DBS checked....
Dr Hill in PENRITH
An independent clinical & forensic psychologist with 25 years' experience in the assessment & treatment of mental health issues & in relation to offending & risk assessment...
Dr Rooney in LINCOLN
Clinical psychology • Psychology • Behavioural psychology • Cognitive behavioural psychology • EMDR therapy (Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing) • Mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety, bipolar affective disorder, alcohol & substance misuse, psychosis, schizophrenia & schizoaffective disorder, phobias, eating disorder • Personality disorders • Adjustment disorders • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Complex trauma • Personal injury • Accident, crime & assault victims • Medico-legal...
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 Dhar in LONDON
Harley Street medico-legal practice • Personal injury causation & quantum • Employment disability & discrimination • Negligence & duty of care • Mental capacity & testamentary capacity • Criminal mitigation & psychiatric defences • Immigration cases • Reports prepared within 2 weeks of instruction...
Mr Sinar in DARLINGTON
Spinal injuries • Whiplash, etc. • All aspects of spinal degenerative disease • Head injuries: the physical & psychological sequelae • All aspects of spinal surgery...
Dr McQuire in PRESTON
Psychological effects of personal injury • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Adjustment disorder • Phobias • Depression • Anxiety • Work-related stress • Trauma • Children & adult assessments • Psychological effects of road traffic accidents
Dr Ineson in OXHEY
I was for 30 years a partner in an eight-doctor teaching practice, and formerly Senior Clinical Fellow at the Postgraduate Medical School, University of Hertfordshire. I now continue part time in clinical practice as a portfolio GP. I was a trainer in general practice for 10 years and GP tutor for 4 years. I have acted in many medical negligence cases for both claimant and defendant over the last 20 years. I am the author of the Cavendish Medicine for Lawyers volume on general practice.
Dr Bisbey in LONDON
Risk assessment (abuse, sexual abuse) in child care cases • Parenting assessment • Assessment of children & adults for Family Court • All psychological assessment includes extensive psychometric testing • Assessment of post-traumatic stress disorder in civil & criminal cases • Jointly instructed in 80% of cases • Experience giving oral evidence in civil, criminal & family courts • Thorough reports, assessing malingering & quick turn-around are specialities • Mediation in family & civil cases
Dr Oyewole in HARROW
Psychological trauma secondary to accident or work-related stress • Criminal cases with associated psychiatric illness • Mental Health Act work • Medical malpractice • Cases of competence in elderly individuals • Parent assessment for care proceedings
Mr Flatman in FAVERSHAM
Family assessments • Child care • Quality of parenting • Attachments within families • General family matters • Psychometric cognitive assessments • Assessments of learning difficulties • Child, adult & family • Clinics in Maidstone & Faversham
Dr Jones in CHESTER
I provide specialist psychological assessment, therapeutic intervention and expert witness work within my area of expertise nationwide. Examples of cases are: • Public & private law cases before family courts • Contact & divorce • Personal injury & compensation claims • Criminal cases • Special interest in trauma, attachment, child abuse & neglect I work with individuals and families, and my response time and quality of information are first class.
Dr Maratos in LONDON
Matters involving children or adolescents & families, including parental issues • Also, matters involving families & local authorities • Accidents & trauma (PTSD)
Dr Knott in EAST BARNET
My area of expertise is medical negligence. I am able to produce timely, comprehensive and well-referenced reports for reasonable fees. I have been a GP for 34 years. I am a clinical complaints adviser for the Medical Defence Union. I have on occasion produced medico-legal reports for the GMC Legal Department. I have been a lead assessor for the GMC and an external adviser to the Health Service Ombudsman.
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 Orner in LINCOLN
Expert assessment & therapy services for survivors of traumatic experiences, including PTSD • Consultancy & supervision in respect of the above, especially for early intervention services seeking to prevent longer term complications • Extensive experience of work with emergency services • Psychotherapy • Special interest in prevention, evaluation & treatment of trauma reactions evoked in maritime settings, shipping, diving, offshore, fishing, ports, etc. • Anxiety • Depression • OCD • Sexual dysfunction