Psychological Support for Families, Children and Adults

Services for Children/Young People

PlaytimeSpecialised Psychological Assessment of Child/Young Person including full psychological assessment of child/young person.  This could include psychometric testing such as  the Assessment Checklist for Children; Behaviour Rating Inventory of Executive Function, Strengths & Difficulties Questionnaire; Trauma Symptoms Inventory as well as  full assessment of child/young person’s developmental trauma, trauma history and Parent/Carer’s profile. The assessment includes recommendation for intervention to parenting/and or recommendations for future family placements/adoptions to enable trauma recovery and placement stability.

Direct consultation with a Chartered Psychologist or Specialist Psychological Assistant. Direct psychological support for the young person on their identified presenting problems. Sessions are up to 50 minutes in length and would usually be offered on a once weekly basis.