From April 2023 we will have a small number of Associates working with us to support our growing practice. We are excited to introduce you to:
Dr Kate Bishop
Dr Kate Bishop is a Clinical Psychologist (HCPC: PYL33796) and specialises in working with children, young people and families. Kate is certified in the use of both the ADI-R and ADOS-2 Autism Assessments and has experience of completing neurodevelopmental assessments in both NHS and private health care settings. She has worked for the NHS across a range of services including: in Specialist CAMHS, Paediatrics services, and most recently, as Clinical Lead for Southampton’s Mental Health in Schools Teams. At the end of 2022 Kate chose to leave her NHS post to work solely in private practice settings.
Dr Jennifer Turner
Dr Jennifer Turner has worked as a Clinical Psychologist (HCPC: PLY31042) since 2014 in both NHS and the independent/private sector. She has been involved in autism assessments since 2014, as part of the autism assessment team for New Forest and Salisbury CAMHS and has set up and run an assessment service for a independent health care provider. In CAMHS roles, Jennifer was involved in supporting young people and their families with mental health needs. Since leaving CAMHS Jennifer has worked for an independent autism service working with young people who are struggling to engage in education or are not in education. In this role Jennifer supported young people and their parents as well as offering training and supervision to schools. She was also involved in setting up and running a specialist unit for autistic young people in a mainstream secondary school. Jennifer is certified in the use of the ADOS-2 and ADI-R diagnostic tools and is experienced in assessing for other mental health needs. Jennifer also her own practice In Tune with Autism offering post diagnostic support and support for autistic individuals who also experience mental health conditions.