Psychologists focus on helping people to reach their full potential and lead meaningful lives.
Within the field of psychology, there are many different specialist areas.The two specialist psychology services we provide at the CDN are Clinical Neuropsychology and Clinical Psychology.
Clinical Neuropsychologists are Psychologists who have completed further specialist training in the assessment and treatment of issues related to brain development and functioning. Examples include learning disabilities, developmental disorders, neurological and medical conditions.
The Clinical Neuropsychologist at CDN is Dr Lee Hearn.
Clinical Psychologists are Psychologists who have completed specialist training in the assessment and treatment of emotional, behavioural and mental health issues, e.g. anxiety, depression, and challenging behaviours.
The Clinical Psychologist at CDN is Matthew Simmond.
Child and Family Psychology
Child and Family Psychologists are generally registered psychologists with additional training and experience in the assessment and treatment of concerns related to developmental health and child and family well-being and functioning.