Psychology Chartered

Welcome to Psychology Chartered

Psychology Chartered offers a comprehensive range of clinical services delivered by experienced and specialist clinical psychologists. Tailoured to the needs of our service users we cover the spectrum of mental health, physical health and neurological conditions including:

  • Assessment and treatment of adults, children and families
  • Medico-legal assessment and court reports
  • Complex conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder, severe mental health difficulties, brain injury and dementia
  • Consultation to other professionals and organisations
  • Bespoke teaching and training events

Delivering evidence based approaches and treatments, we provide the highest quality service to patients, health and social care professionals and to the courts

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How the human brain works

For an animated tour around the brain and its functions, have a look at this video from the University of Bristol.

Meet the Team

Richard Maddicks

Richard Maddicks

Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist and Director

Richard’s decision to pursue neuropsychology followed his experience during doctoral training at Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre in 1995.  He went on to complete his post-doctoral diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology at the Maudsley Hospital in 2000 and has been a Full-Practitioner member of the BPS Division of Neuropsychology since. Richard has More...
Kayleigh Douglas-Alexander

Kayleigh Douglas-Alexander

Administrator

Kayleigh joined Psychology Chartered in 2011, starting out as a part-time typist, but her role has now grown to encompass all aspects of administration. She is now our principle point of contact for liaison between referrers, clients and the clinicians who work with us. Kayleigh continues to supplement her knowledge More...
Mary O’Byrne

Mary O’Byrne

Office Manager

Mary joined Psychology Chartered in 2007. With a background in nursing and office work,  she brings an understanding of the problems experienced by clients as well as the clerical skills required to help ensure that services are coordinated effectively. The primary focus of the administration wing of the company is More...
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Case Studies

Assessing Mental Capacity
Last year, John (aged 24) from Hampshire had a traumatic brain injury which affected his memory, executive functioning. John was increasingly impulsive and would buy multiple items of something he has seen advertised online even if he didn’t really want them, this has continued excessively and has left John with More...

Case Studies

Cognitive Assessment
After an accident in 2010, Steve (aged 40) sustained a brain injury and several orthopaedic injuries. He left hospital and returned home to his family in Havant where he continued to receive rehabilitation from a multi-disciplinary team. Steve’s Occupational Therapist  had noticed that he would forget information between sessions so More...
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Louis Theroux – A Different Brain

In his most recent documentary that aired on BBC 2 on Sunday night, Louis Theroux takes an intimate look at brain injury. Louis spent time at the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) getting to know a few of its service users; some who rely on round the clock care and other who were making steps towards regaining some independence. The programme More...

What’s it like to leave a radical extremist group?

When thinking about extremist organisations and those who affiliate with them we often wonder how people get involved. What motivates people to join these groups in the first place? Indeed there has been a lot of research looking at how people become radicalised (see our previous blog post). We know less however about why people choose to leave and what More...
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