Psychology Associates is a dynamic, creative and expert independent practice of like-minded clinicians. We are all passionate about making a meaningful difference to people’s lives and will work hard to achieve the change you seek.
Dr Claire Rycroft
Dr Claire Rycroft is a HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist who specialises in adult mental health, with a special interest in trauma and Compassion Focused Therapy.
Claire has experience working in both clinical and forensic settings with a range of clients with complex needs. This has included working in the NHS, prison and secure hospital settings offering psychological assessment, including risk assessment, formulation and therapy to individual clients, families and to external agencies supporting clients. Claire has experience of working in Community CAMHS, offering assessments of mental health needs and delivering therapy to children and young people. In addition, she has worked in secure CAMHS services, gaining knowledge and experience of criminal justice procedures for children in low secure services. Claire provides expert witness psychological assessment, including reports for Parole Hearings.