Such cases often feature psychological symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, depression and anxiety, all of which are investigated within the course of our assessments. Our reports are used by Claimants in person, in legally aided matters, private litigation and equally by insurance companies.
Assessment of stress-related symptoms in the workplace
Anxiety, depression, phobias and other psychological problems
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and the assessment of psychological consequences of vocational and personal trauma/injury
Assessment of fitness to work/suspicion of malingering and exaggeration of symptoms
Parenting assessment including risk assessment of physical and sexual abuse, violence (including domestic violence) and partners’ ability to protect.
Assessment of the effects of childhood physical or sexual abuse on adult functioning.
Assessment of capacity as defined by the Mental Capacity Act 2005 particularly in cases of sensory impaired clients.
Psychological aspects of child physical, emotional and sexual abuse
Attachment theory and relevance to parental behaviour
Substance abuse and dependence in a forensic and clinical context
Psychological effects of matrimonial / relationship breakdown and abusive relationships
All aspects of Care proceedings