Dr Chrissie Robertson - Dr
Dr Chrissie Robertson
Ground Floor, Festival House, Jessop Avenue, Cheltenham, GL50 3SH
Telephone: 01242263715
Fax: 01242528299
Email: team1@hughkochassociates.co.uk

Website: www.hughkochassociates.co.uk

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Dr. Chrissie Robertson
 
Ground Floor South Wing, Festival House, Jessop Avenue, Cheltenham, GL50 3SH
Telephone: 01242 263 715       Fax: 01242 528 299
 
 
NAME:Dr Chrissie Robertson BA DipRM DClinPsych CPsychol
 
 
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
 
Degree in Psychology Universityof Wales Swansea 2000
Higher Diploma in Research Methods                Cheltenham & GloucesterCollege 1998
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology                              Universityof Wales Cardiff                    2005
Mental Health First Aid Instructor                      MIND Cymru                                        2009
Cognitive Analytic Therapy Skills Training         ACAT 2012
 
 
 
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:
 
Principal Clinical Psychologist (2010 – 2016), Hywel Dda Local Health Board.
Responsible for development and provision of inpatient forensic mental health services for the Health Board.  Role includes: assessment and formulation of complex cases, risk assessment, engagement, individual therapeutic work, offence work, family work, cognitive assessment, working with staff team in formulation and care planning, supervision, training, consultancy, service development.
 
Consultant Clinical Psychologist (2009 – 2010), Surehaven Independent Hospitals.
Responsible for development and provision of psychological services to three separate units across Bristol and Pembrokeshire: a low secure psychiatric hospital for working age adults, a secure hospital for older adults with organic brain injury and challenging behaviour, and a community group home for adults with learning disabilities.
 
 
Clinical Psychologist (2007 – 2009), Pastoral Cymru Ltd.
Set up psychology service to a newly established private low secure hospital for adults with complex mental health issues, forensic histories, and substance misuse.  Duties included assessment and formulation of complex cases, individual and group therapeutic work, family work, offence-related work, risk assessment, staff training and development.
 
 
Clinical Psychologist (2005 – 2007), Pembrokeshire & Derwen NHS Trust.
Split post: (i) Psychologist to Community Mental Health Team, providing psychological assessment and therapy to individuals and also supervision/consultancy to other mental health professionals; (ii) Service development role in setting up a new Primary Care Mental Health Service for Ceredigion.
 
 
Trainee Clinical Psychologist (2002 – 2005), South Wales Doctoral Course in Clinical Psychology.
Core placements in adult mental health, child & adolescent, learning disability, older adults and specialist placement in Cognitive Analytic Therapy.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TYPICAL AREAS OF INVOLVEMENT:


- Cognitive assessment
- Personal Injury (Adults and Children)
- Mental capacity
- Complex trauma & PTSD
- Psychosis / schizophrenia
- Self-harm & suicide
- Sexual abuse
- Depression
- Risk assessment for violence/sexual violence
- Personality disorder
- Psychopathy
- Assessment/therapy with adults in secure settings
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Autism and Learning Disability
- Anxiety disorders

 
 
PROFESSIONAL BODIES:


- Chartered Psychologist & member of the British Psychological Society (108374)
- Practitioner Psychologist with the Health & Care Professions Council (PYL22753)
 
 
CLINICS:
 
Dr Chrissie Robertson provides reports for both Claimant and Defendant lawyers and insurers including joint instructions. Clients are typically seen within 4-6 weeks of instruction.
 
For more information please visit www.hughkochassociates.co.uk
 

CLINIC LOCATIONS:
Abergavenny, Carmarthen and Swansea.

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