Dr Kerrie Loader

Dr Kerrie Loader is an experienced Chartered Clinical Psychologist who is attracted to human complexity and is skilled at applying psychological models to explore and understand mental health conditions. She is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with the British Psychological Society and a Practitioner Psychologist registered with the Health Care Professions Council.

She has been qualified for over 6 years and has worked within the NHS in Adult Mental Health, Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Forensic services. She has extensive knowledge and experience of providing psychological assessment and interventions at a specialist level. Her clinical interest is working with individuals affected by trauma and experiencing symptoms associated with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. She has developed strong skills in the assessment and treatment of such individuals using a number of psychological approaches. She has worked with individuals across the life span as a qualified Clinical Psychologist and has experience of the assessment and treatment of Children, Adolescents, Adults and Older Adults.

Her skills include the use of appropriate psychometrics and cognitive assessments across all age ranges. She also works as a Special Visitor for the Office of the Public Guardian/Court of Protection and provide specialist mental capacity assessments.
Dr Loader has prepared more than 65 reports for the Office of the Public Guardian/Court of Protection. She has also completed numerous reports in my role with the NHS. These reports have covered the following areas:

• Mental Capacity assessments of adults

• Mental Health assessments of children and adults

• Impact of trauma assessments of children and adults

• Cognitive functioning assessment of children and adults

Courts or Tribunals: Employment, Family Court, Occupational Health, Personal Injury

Age groups: Adolescent, Adult, Child, Family, Older Adult

Psychological Specialisms: Adult Mental Health Problems, Learning Difficulties, Mental Capacity, Personality Disorder, Trauma and PTSD

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