Dr Rebecca Docherty
An experienced educational psychologist offering validated remote assessments via Q Global with Pearson Clinical during Covid-19 pandemic. This platform allows robust assessment of cognition, communication and social and emotional needs.
A career beginning as a class teacher, giving practical first-hand understanding of strategy implementation. Experience as an educational psychologist across 13 years, including senior roles. Extensive experience of writing Education, Health and Care Plan reports, along with supervision of report writing in colleagues.
Direct work with mainstream and specialist provision including assessment, consultation and training. Leading educational psychology provision across a group of residential independent special schools for students with severe learning difficulty and social, emotional and mental health needs. Evidence-based reports for courts in relation to SEND disputes and personal injury cases. Clear description of client need and required provision.