Dr Susan Whimshurst
Susan is a HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist and has particular interest and experience in anxiety disorders including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) as well as developmental disorders including Autistic Spectrum disorders and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Within her NHS role she provides specialist assessment and psychological intervention to children and adolescents with a range of mental health problems. She also provides several behaviour management workshops for parents of children with challenging behaviour and provides consultation and supervision to other health professionals and agencies. Susan also has experience of psychometric testing, assessing the cognitive functioning of children and young people often as part of a broader assessment exploring possible differential diagnoses.