B Arts, PG Dip Paed Neuropsy, M Ed and Dev Psy, D. Clin Psy.
AHPRA Registration Number: PSY0001651601
Medicare Provider Number: 5541842B
Amanda is a registered Clinical Psychologist and has worked in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in the UK since 2005. She has supported young people experiencing a range of moderate to severe mental health difficulties such as depressive disorders, anxiety disorders (panic disorders, social anxiety, specific phobia, generalised anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorders), trauma, and behavioural difficulties. She has specific training and skills in evidence-based approaches including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Behavioural Therapy (BT) and Systemic Family Therapy.
Amanda has a special interest in working with young people with Tourette Syndrome, primary motor stereotypies and functional (psychogenic) movement disorders. Her most recent roles were in a national and specialist Tic and Neurodevelopmental Movements (TANDeM) service and a Paediatric Neuropsychology Service at the Evelina Children’s Hospital, London. She is CBiT trained (Comprehensive Behavioural Intervention for Tics) and has been piloting group-based behavioural interventions for tic disorders and primary motor stereotypies. Amanda also has experience in psychometric assessment of children and adolescents presenting with neurodevelopmental disorders and specific learning difficulties.