DOCTOR LAURA GRUNDY
GROUND FLOOR, FESTIVAL HOUSE, JESSOP AVENUE, CHELTENHAM, GL50 3SH
Telephone: 01242263715
Fax: 01242528299
Email: team2@hughkochassociates.co.uk

TITLE: Dr Laura Grundy, BSc D.Clin.Psy. C.Psychol HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist

DOCTOR LAURA GRUNDY
 
Ground Floor South Wing, Festival House, Jessop Avenue, Cheltenham, GL50 3SH
Telephone:  01242 263715   Fax:  01242 528299
 
NAME:                                        Dr Laura Grundy BSc D.Clin.Psy. C.Psychol HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist
DATE OF BIRTH                      9th September 1975
 
 
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)          University of Wales Cardiff  (2005)
 
MEMBER:                                                                          
HCPC registration number: PYL15152       Renewal date: May 2019
Chartered member of the British Psychological Society (BPS); number:
 
 
TYPICAL AREAS OF INVOLVEMENT:
Personal Injury (Adults and Children); PTSD; Anxiety Disorders; Depression; Road Accident; Effects of Automatism in Traffic Situations; Work Accident; Housing Stress; Psychological Aspects of Medical Negligence; Chronic Pain; Reliability of Witness
Employment Cases
 
 
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:
 
Pain Management Service and Critical Care- Health Psychology, Aneurin Bevan UHB.   
October 2016 - PRESENT
Working in Chronic Pain Management and Intensive Care (ICU)
Running Pain Management Programme, psychological input into Pelvic Pain Clinic and ICU follow up assessment
Facilitating groups, couple and individual work.
 
Organisational Wellbeing Service – Organisational Psychology, Cardiff and Vale UHB
November 2013 - August 2015
Working across Cardiff and Vale UHB providing psychological support and interventions for staff teams and managers experiencing difficulties.
Utilising Organisational measures such as HSE
Providing a Post Traumatic Stress ‘Fast Track’ service for staff members who had experienced traumatic incidents via their work.
 
Complex Backpain (Back in Action Team) - Health Psychology. Cardiff and Vale UHB
September 2012 – November 2013 Health Psychology
Working in a multidisciplinary team with individuals with ‘complex’ back pain.
Providing the psychological component to the two week group intervention.
Facilitating team supervision.
Working alongside team manager in service development initiatives.
 
Adult Mental Health - Community Mental Health Team Cardiff and Vale UHB
January 2005 – September 2012
Working within CMHT with adults with moderate to severe mental health problems.
Providing a range of therapeutic interventions on a one to one basis and couple or family sessions when appropriate and group work.
Working with all presentations including Depression, Bipolar, OCD, PTSD, Self Harm, Psychosis.
Conducting research and audit projects.
 
EDUCATION
Trainee Clinical Psychologist South Wales Doctoral Course in Clinical Psychology
September 2002 – 2005
Thesis: Evaluation of the ‘Cardiff Book Prescription Scheme’: Prescription of Self-Help Books for People with Mild to Moderate Mental Health Problems.
 
Psychology – University of Wales Swansea Grading: 2:1 hons.
4 October 1994 – July 1997 BA (Hons)
Dissertation: ‘Lasting Psychological Sequelae of recreational use of MDMA (“Ecstasy”): Controlled Studies in Humans’. This research work was subsequently published in ‘The Journal of Psychopharmacology’ (Morgan M. et al 1998.12:101-102).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Professional experience:
  • Delivering a psychological therapies and wellbeing service.
  • Psychological assessment including ‘Expert Witness’ report writing.
  • Consultation and training.  
  • Developing and delivering group-based psychotherapeutic interventions based on Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy.
  • Delivering tailored evidence-based psychotherapy to individuals and couples.
  • Service development
  • Supervising psychological therapists.
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of psychological interventions.
  • Risk assessments.
  • Receiving regular clinical supervision and participating in peer supervision.
Clinics:
 
Dr Grundy provides Psychological reports for both Claimant and Defendant lawyers and insurers including joint instructions. For more information please visit www.hughkochassociates.co.uk
 
 
TYPICAL AREAS OF INVOLVEMENT:
 
Personal Injury (Adults and Children); PTSD; Anxiety Disorders; Depression; Road Accident; Effects of Automatism in Traffic Situations; Work Accident; Housing Stress; Psychological Aspects of Medical Negligence; Chronic Pain; Reliability of Witness
Employment Cases
 
 

CLINIC LOCATIONS:
Abergavenny, Bridgend, Carmarthen and Newport.

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