Psychologists and Expert Witnesses we prepare psychological reports for legal, education and employment needs. We carry out dyslexia, dyspraxia, autism, ADHD and mental health assessments ─ in addition to assessments of learning disability. We are video-enabled and have the facility to carry out robust online psychological assessments and online medicolegal reports.
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Expert witnesses what are they? An expert witness is a person who has specialised knowledge in a specific field allowing them to present their opinion about the facts of a case during legal proceedings. What our expert witnesses do: our expert witnesses can assist you in court proceedings ranging from criminal cases to employment cases. Our expert witnesses and psychologists complete medico-legal reports (involving both medical and legal aspects) on mental health and neuropsychological injury for criminal, employment, personal injury, family, immigration and educational cases.
Neuropsychology expert medico-legal assessments are prepared for personal injury claims including: Complex brain and spinal injury cases, where compensation is required for road traffic accident claims and other neuropsychological injury claims. These often include claims for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression. In criminal law, our medicolegal psychologists frequently assess witness evidence, fitness to plead, criminal responsibility, special measures, ability to serve a custodial sentence and suitability for parole. Psychologists and psychiatrists are different, while they both trained to assess people the assessment methods they use may differ with psychologists tending to use more objective tests.
Expert Witness Psychologist Assessments - we provide:
• Occupational Health Assessments: Occupational health reports to accommodate employees with health conditions or disabilities appropriately. We also provide personality testing and sickness absence reduction assessments.
• Risk Assessments: Our psychologists carry out risk assessments and advise on work-related stress claims. This assessments also include offender risk assessments, and risk assessments in the context of parenting capacity.
• Mental Capacity assessments: Mental health capacity assessments, capacity to conduct proceedings, capacity to make financial decisions, and Court of Protection assessments.
Our medicolegal psychologists work is equally split between defendant and claimant and clients include central government, CAFCASS, HMCTS, CPS, local authorities, insurers, financial services and ‘magic circle’ legal firms.
Special educational needs assessments are carried out to diagnose learning disability. Reports can help individuals obtain extra time in examinations, additional tuition, and free equipment in education. Our reports are also used to support an applicaton for special measures in court. Our psychologist’s reports are prepared to the official standards required by the Department for Education for Disabled Student Allowance.
The assessment process for dyslexia and dyspraxia testing includes a 1 to 2 hour preparatory assessment and a comprehensive face-to-face diagnostic assessment lasting between 3 to 5 hours. At the end of the process, you will receive a 20-page diagnostic report, assessing your needs and giving recommendations for support. You will also receive a 15-page report on reading ability. Adults also receive a 10-page report on intelligence (IQ).
In employment, reports also meet the standard required by the Department of Work and Pensions for Access to Work. We carry out Workplace Needs Assessments and coaching by qualified, specialist teachers. To complete a free dyslexia screening test and book an initial free telephone consultation please click the relevant link:
Our comprehensive autism assessments last approximately five hours. Parents undertake a 2-hour diagnostic interview with the psychologist using the Autism Diagnostic Interview. The client then completes intelligence tests. A parent and another professional may also complete the Adaptive Behaviour Assessment System (ABAS-3) to help diagnose a learning disability.
The client is then observed using the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule. At the end of the process, you will a receive a comprehensive report.
Expert Witness Psychologist Booking Packs, Terms & CV
Dyslexia, ADHD, Autism & Mental Health Tests & Booking Packs
- Adult Dyslexia Assessment
- Children's Dyslexia Assessment
- Dyslexia Test
- Autism Assessment
- Adult Autism Test
- Children's Autism Test
- Adult Autism Test Answers
- Children's Autism Test Answers
- ADHD Assessment
- Adult ADHD Test
- Children's ADHD Test
- Anxiety Test
- Depression Test
- Mental Health Test
- Risk Assessment Test
- Sex Offender Risk Assessment Test
- Booking Form
- Terms and Conditions for Assessments Which Cannot Be Used In Legal Proceedings
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We work throughout the UK
UK: +44 208 200 0078 Emergencies: +44 7071 200 344
180 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9HF
Also at: Westhill House, Highgate Consulting Rooms, 9 Swain's Lane, London N6 6QS
Please do not attend our office if you do not have an appointment
We are a part of the Strategic Enterprise Group