Dr Claire Buky-Webster

Dr Buky-Webster is a qualified clinical psychologist who has been working in the field of mental health since 2008. Dr Buky-Webster specialises in working with children and families, particularly children who are looked after and those on the edge of care, as well as their parents. She undertakes a range of assessments and interventions with children, adolescents, and parents. Dr Buky-Webster uses these skills and experiences in her independent practice. This includes undertaking expert witness assessments in the areas of Family, Criminal and Civil Law, which she has done since 2019.

Areas of specialism

  • Fostering and adoption
  • Care proceedings
  • Mental health assessments of children of all ages
  • Assessment of attachment
  • Developmental trauma (impact of abuse)
  • Assessment of parents/parental risk assessments
  • Parental mental health and substance misuse and the impact on children
  • Cognitive assessments of children, adolescents and adults
  • Placement and treatment recommendations

Profession: Psychologist

Courts or Tribunals: Adoption or Foster Care, Criminal and Offending, Education, Family Court, Immigration and Asylum

Age groups: Adolescent, Adult, Child, Family

Psychological Specialisms: ADHD, Adult Mental Health Problems, Anger and Violence, Autistic Spectum Disorder, Behavioural Difficulties, Child Mental Health, Domestic Abuse, Learning Difficulties, Mental Capacity, Parent-Child Attachment, Parental Alienation, Parental alienation, Parenting Problems, Relationships Difficulites, School Problems, Sexual Offending, Substance Misuse, Trauma and PTSD, Youth Offending

Therapies offered: CBT, Child Therapy, Cognitive Analytic Therapy, Counselling, EMDR, Family Therapy