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 is trained to deliver a range of psychological therapies and specialises in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
Over the last decade Dr Bamford has successfully treated a wide range of clients with many different mental health conditions and presenting difficulties. She works with individuals, couples and families, of all ages.
Common reasons for referral include Depression, Anxiety disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and / or due to life stresses such as bereavement, miscarriage, relationship breakdown, chronic illness or work related stress and bullying.
Dr Bamford has a special interest in and expertise in the assessment and treatment of trauma related psychological illness.
Dr Bamford is also a Neuropsychologist. For eight years, she 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.