Dr Catherine Bamford is a highly experienced and successful Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Neuropsychologist.
She has Chartered status with the British Psychological Society and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.
Dr Bamford specialises in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and over the last decade has successfully treated many adults and children with a wide range of mental health difficulties.
Common reasons for referral include Clinical Depression, Anxiety and Panic, OCD, PTSD, relationship breakdown and work related stress.
Dr Bamford has a special interest in and expertise in the assessment and treatment of trauma related psychological illness.
In addition to her role as a Clinical Psychologist, Dr Bamford is also a Neuropsychologist. For eight years, Dr Bamford worked within the NHS as a Highly Specialist Clinical Neuropsychologist. Within a multidisciplinary rehabilitation team, Dr Bamford provided neuropsychological services to clients that had experienced traumatic or acquired brain injury, as well as degenerative neurological conditions, spinal injury and stroke.
In her current private practice, Dr Bamford continues to specialise in providing neuropsychological services. Her work involves carrying out specialist neuropsychological assessments and interventions. She works with clients, their families and other professionals to support them in managing cognitive, behavioural and mental health issues, relating to their neurological condition. Dr Bamford frequently works in conjunction with Case Managers and within multidisciplinary neuro-rehabilitation teams.
Dr Bamford receives frequent supervision from Consultant Clinical Psychologists and Neuropsychologists and attends Career Professional Development events and training. She adheres to the British Psychological Society Code of Ethics in her Clinical Practice.