Daphne is a HCPC Registered and BPS Chartered Psychologist who specialises in working with adults within the criminal justice system. Daphne has over 18 years of providing psychological assessment of adults (>18 years) presenting with complex emotional and behavioural difficulties including trauma, attachment difficulties, substance misuse and mental health diagnoses. She has over 18 years of experience in providing professional witness testimony to the Parole Board. Daphne prides herself on approaching her work in a trauma informed way to benefit both the clients she works with and for the protection of the public.
Daphne also has experience as a consultant in guiding others in working with challenging presentations. She has delivered training to increase the awareness and skills of those working within the criminal justice system in regard to increasing the
understanding of maladaptive behaviour and how best to work and support those living challenging lives. Prior to her work within the criminal justice system, Daphne worked with young people (<18 years) within the Youth Offending Service assisting them in reparation towards the victims of their criminal behaviour and was trained in restorative justice practices.