Meet the Neuropsychology Team

About the Team

The Clinical Neuropsychology Service, working with both adults and children, specialises in the assessment and the rehabilitation of cognitive, emotional, and behavioural difficulties following brain injury and/or other neurological conditions.

We use an eclectic and dynamic approach to gather and understand the difficulties that may be presenting as barriers for a client to achieve their rehabilitation goal/s. Our aim is to provide the most appropriate type of scaffolding that could be used to enable a client to achieve their rehabilitation goals.  This may include a mixture of direct intervention with the client as well as indirect intervention with the system and services around them.

In addition to neurorehabilitation, we also specialise in Mental Capacity Assessments and Expert Witness Reports for litigation purposes.

We work in a variety of settings including the community, schools, rehabilitation units, and homes.  The Neuropsychology services currently cover the East and West Midlands, North West, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, and the South West.  However, we anticipate additional geographical will also be added in due course so please contact us for more information.

 

Dr Kit Mistry

Dr Kit Mistry

Director/Consultant Clinical Psychologist
in Neuropsychology

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Clinical experience

Kit is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist in Neuropsychology and currently covers the East and West Midlands, North West, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and the South West.

Kit has worked across the entire neurorehabilitation pathway provided by the National Health Service and has experience of working in acute and post-acute inpatient settings, outpatient clinics, as well as community brain injury rehabilitation units.

Kit set up his own independent practice in 2014 and provides neuropsychological intervention and rehabilitation within the private sector and the medico-legal sector as a Treating Clinician and Expert Witness. He is experienced working with adults and children.

Specialisms

TBI and ABI, Adults, Pediatrics, Neuropsychological assessments, Mental Capacity assessments, Setting Functional Goals and Expert Witness.

Geographical area

East and West Midlands, North West, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and the South West.

Contact details

Phone: 07812157532 / 0330 2235477

E-mail: kit@neurorehabgroup.com / office@neurorehabgroup.com

Mr Alistair Atherton

Mr Alistair Atherton

Associate Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist

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Clinical experience

Alistair is a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist associated with the NRG, a member of the British Psychological Society’s Specialist Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists and an HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist. He has worked in NHS teams across acute, sub-acute and community stages of the acquired brain injury care pathway and also with those affected by a range of neurological conditions.

Since 2012, Alistair has developed an independent practice providing expert medico-legal and professional clinical services. Since 2019, Alistair has worked with the NRG providing professional assessment/treatment of adults.  He also provides supervision and consultancy services to other Clinical Psychologists and Neuropsychologists, including those undertaking independent and university training in Clinical Neuropsychology.

Specialisms

TBI and ABI, Adults, Neuropsychological assessments, Mental Capacity assessments, Expert Witness, long term neurological conditions, consultancy, supervision, and tenancy issues.

Geographical area

Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Bassetlaw.

Dr Ashley Reynolds

Dr Ashley Reynolds

Clinical
Psychologist

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Clinical experience

Ash is a Clinical Psychologist specialising in working with adults and child who have chronic physical health difficulties. Ash has been working as a qualified Clinical Psychologist in the NHS since 2003 and also within private practice since 2012. Ash has experience of working within in-patient, out-patient and community settings including patient’s homes.

Ash provides psychological assessment, formulation and intervention/ rehabilitation within the private practice as a treating clinician and has a lot of experience working effectively with children, young people, adults and the multidisciplinary teams and case managers that support the patients.

Specialisms

Adults and children with chronic health difficulties such as Diabetes, Cerebral Palsy, Asthma, Epilepsy, Sickle Cell, Chrons Disease, Cancer, RTA, Trauma, PTSD and Life limiting conditions such as Duchennes and Cystic Fibrosis.

Geographical area

East and West Midlands.

Dr Gurpinar

Dr Gurpinar

Clinical
Psychologist

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Clinical experience

Dr Gurpinar is a Clinical Psychologist with over 14 years’ experience working with people adjusting to life-changing injuries or health difficulties, grief and loss, physical health and trauma. Dr Gurpinar has worked in community, hospital and hospice settings within the NHS and third sector.

Specialisms

Trauma and PTSD, adjustment to life-changing injuries or health difficulties, grief and loss and physical health.

Geographical area

West Midlands and North Cotswolds.

Claire Rosenbaum

Claire Rosenbaum

Assistant Clinical
Psychologist

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Clinical experience

Claire has worked for The Neuro Rehab Group as an Assistant Psychologist since 2018 and has provided psychological intervention, under the supervision of a Neuropsychologist to both adults and children.

As a qualified teacher specialising in Special Educational Needs, and Brain Injury Case Manager, Claire has experience of working in both educational settings, as well as in the community coordinating ongoing community rehabilitation for clients with complex clinical needs.

Geographical area

Midlands and South West.

Charlie Rothwell

Charlie Rothwell

Assistant Clinical
Psychologist

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Clinical experience

Since graduating from the University of Lincoln with a master’s degree in Forensic Psychology Charlie has worked as a Therapy Assistant/Support Worker. In this role, Charlie has gained experience working with clients with traumatic brain injuries to provide support and intervention as directed by the clinical team. This includes working alongside with Case Managers and clinical MDTs.

This has led to Charlie having a wealth of experience working with a range of clinical presentations such as cognitive difficulties, physical challenges, communication difficulties and challenging behaviour.

Geographical area

Midlands and is willing to travel to other areas.

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you if you have any questions about our services. Please get in touch and one of our team will be in contact with you.

Phone: 0330 2235477

Email: office@neurorehabgroup.com

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