Area of Expertise: Clinical Psychology
Qualifications: BSC (Hons), MSc, PsychD, CPsychol Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist
Dr. Betteridge graduated in psychology in 1994 and subsequently worked in various areas related to the research and application of neuropsychology and neurorehabilitation. She graduated as a Health Psychologist from City University, London in 1998, and obtained her Doctoral Qualification in Clinical Psychology from the University of Surrey in 2003. She obtained her postgraduate qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology at the Institute of Psychiatry in 2006.
She is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with the British Psychological Society, a Full Practitioner Member of the Division of Neuropsychology, and she is HPC registered.
During her career she has always had a special interest in neuropsychological rehabilitation and has published research in this field. She has worked at a number of world renowned institutions such as The Wolfson Neurorehabilitation Centre, St George’s Hospital, London; The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability; The Wellington Hospital, London, Broadmoor Hospital, and The Homerton University Hospital.
She has also worked in various Community Neurorehabilitation Teams in Surrey, City and Hackney. Her broad range of experience has helped her to develop extensive knowledge and experience in neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation. Dr Betteridge also has a keen interest in national government agendas that impact on the field of neurorehabilitation and sits on various working parties committed to quality improvement and excellence (e.g. Department of Health and BPS led Mental Capacity Act Development Group).
She is also proactively involved in providing training to other clinicians, and she provides core teaching modules in neuropsychology and health psychology for the Clinical Psychology Training Courses in the South Thames Region.