Dr Amelia MacKendrick

 

Amelia MacKendrick C.Psychol, BS.c (Hons), P.G.C.E, DE.dPsych. 
BPS Membership Number: 262806
HPC Registration Number: PYL25102

Professional Profile

I am a chartered, applied Educational Psychologist with experience in working with families, children and young people (from ages 0-25 years) in all the areas detailed in our services section including attendance at Tribunals.  We continue on a rigorous programme of Continuing Professional Development such as Bond Solon Expert Witness Courses and Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule.  

Work History

  • 2013 -Present: Independent Practice
  • 2009-2013: Worked as an Educational Psychologist for Somerset Local Authority.
  • 2007-2009: Worked as a Trainee Educational Psychologist for Leicestershire Local Authority
  • 2006-2007: Academic year of doctoral training at University of Exeter

I have also worked in Hampshire, and Gloucestershire Local Authorities for a number of years as a qualified primary school teacher as part of my work learning about the British education system

Dr Andy Allen

 

Dr Andy Allen C.Psychol, Associate Fellow of BPS, BA (Hons), P.G.C.E, DE.d Psych
BPS Membership Number: 141806
HCPC Registration Number: PYL25206

Professional Profile

Operating independently from Local Authority employment, I am a chartered, applied Educational Psychologist with experience of applying psychology to children, young people, adults and families.  I have experience working in many areas of special educational needs, including gifted and talented children. I also have experience of providing detailed assessment, advice and representation at Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunals (SENDIST). 

Work History

  • 2012 - Present: Independent Practice 
  • 2009-2012: Worked as an Educational Psychologist for Somerset Local Authority
  • 2007-2009: Worked as a Trainee Educational Psychologist for Leicestershire Local Authority
  • 2006-2007: Academic year of doctoral training at University of Exeter

Previous to my work as an Educational Psychologist, I worked in the East Midlands for a number of years as a qualified Primary School teacher, teaching all curricular areas in Primary Schools, including Reception and Keystage 2.