Meet the Team

Dr Karen Kershaw

Lead for Multidisciplinary Working and Specialist Assessment

Karen joined Psychology Associates in 2017, and specialises in providing psychological support services to children in care, children at risk of care, children who have been adopted, as well as their families. She also works with adults therapeutically and by assessing personal injury and capacity. Karen is our Clinical Lead for Specialist Assessments, which involves leading our Multidisciplinary Assessment Team (MDT) which offers gold standard therapeutic needs assessments to provide recommendations around intervention and support to young people and their families. Karen is a highly skilled clinician also specialises in providing training, consultation and supervision to fellow healthcare and education professionals. She has developed expertise in providing businesses with Mental Health Awareness training which is becoming increasingly popular and valued.