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01732 523490
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Our Team






Mrs Theresa Williamson is employed as Administrative Manager. If you require any information about administrative matters such as accounts, please do not hesitate to contact Theresa on
Direct Dial 01732 494321 or our Main Office 01732 523490
13/07/16
22/10/20



​​​​​​​(Dr Neil Sinclair BAppSc GradDipSS MPsych PhD CPsychol) has practiced as a Clinical Psychologist since 1982 and accepts referrals within general adult mental health and primary care (GP). Neil also has extensive experience in learning disability, community and forensic settings, and specialises in the assessment and treatment of severe challenging and offending behaviour, including clinical risk management. He has comprehensive knowledge of service provision including National Minimal Standards, Clinical Governance and Programme design and implementation. Dr Sinclair has lectured at a number of Universities in the UK and Australia, held senior Clinical Psychology and Clinical Services posts, and has prepared medico-legal reports for Criminal Proceedings including Crown Court
11/07/16
Dr Linda Strong (BAppSc GradDipPsych GradDipCS DPsych AFBPsS CPsychol) is a Clinical Psychologist and EMDR Europe Accredited Consultant with broad experience in adult mental health. Linda specialises in the assessment and treatment of psychological trauma, depression and anxiety disorders using both Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). She also provides clinical supervision to other mental health practitioners and has been invited as a guest speaker to address several professional organisations. Linda has worked in a number of settings including in-patient psychiatric hospitals, community mental health teams within the NHS, the Western Australian Police Service and a number of private mental health facilities. Within the last fifteen years, Linda has also developed particular expertise in medico-legal assessment of personal injury and provision of court reports as an expert witness
07/07/16





Dr Georgia Juett (BSc Hons DClinPsy AFBPsS CPsychol) qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 1997 and has practiced in the NHS for 22 years before moving into the Private Sector in 2019. She has worked primarily within the Adult Mental Health specialty and also more recently with Older Adults, with a strong focus on providing specialist psychological assessment and evidence-based treatment of depression, the spectrum of anxiety disorders, PTSD and personality problems. She is also experienced in providing cognitive behaviour therapy for work-related stress and difficulties adjusting to long term medical conditions and associated disabilities. Georgia has an interest in learning disabilities and autism and has published research relating to challenging behaviour and direct care staff in community residential settings. She brings with her a wealth of experience in consultation to teams and training others in therapeutic skills. Georgia is also an experienced clinical supervisor of mental health practitioners in various mental health settings, providing regular input to the local Clinical Psychology Doctorate Training Scheme.
10/07/16

Dr Emma Reilly (MA Hons PGDip DClinPsy) qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 2008. Emma has worked in both the NHS and independent sector across England and Scotland and has spent several years working as a locum psychologist with the aim of developing a diverse psychological skillset, alongside key areas of speciality. In her early career, Emma specialised in Neuropsychology, working with adults with neurodegenerative conditions, acquired brain injury, and functional neurological conditions. Her work had a particular focus on cognitive rehabilitation, and the use of Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) to help clients improve their quality of life by making changes consistent with their values and goals. Emma’s work in this field also sparked an interest in using Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) to help clients overcome behaviours of concern. Her interest and skills in this area were further developed through working with clients with Learning Disabilities, using ABA within a framework of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS). From this work, Emma developed a strong interest in Human Rights and the assessment and promotion of mental capacity. For the last few years, Emma has worked in an Autism specialist residential service and is continuing this work as part of the SSC KAMCAS Team​​​​​​
18/07/19


Dr Emma Taylor (BSc Hons DClinPsy CPsychol) qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 2013 from Salomons, Canterbury Christ Church University. Through working in NHS CAMHS Neurodevelopmental and Adult ASD and ADHD diagnostic services, she developed specialist skills in neurodevelopmental assessments and therapeutic approaches for children. Emma is trained in a range of psychological approaches, including EMDR for children and adults and ACT. She also provides court reports as an expert witness. Emma joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd in 2020 and is leading the development of a complex adult ASD assessment pathway.
25/08/20



Ms Natasha Silos (BSc Hons MSc) completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology at Queen Margaret University, before undertaking a Masters Degree in Forensic Psychology at the University of Kent, where she graduated with a Distinction. She has previous experience of working with children, homeless individuals, within the prison service and in a secure service for individuals with learning disabilities. Natasha has worked as an Assistant Psychologist for Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd since March 2013 and in 2015 she became a Trainee Forensic Psychologist.
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24/06/19
Dr Yianna Armosti (BSc Hons MSc DForenPsy CPsychol) qualified as a Forensic Psychologist in 2017 from the University of Birmingham. Yianna has over 7 years' experience in conducting psychological assessments and contributing to the preparation of expert witness reports for Family Proceedings, Criminal Proceedings, and Tribunals that relate to both young people and adults. She has worked in private practice and also has experience working in an in-patient setting, including low and medium secure units. This has involved working with adolescents with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder and in a specialised service for people with Intellectual Disabilities. Yianna also has experience in the assessment of risk and treatment plans for a range of clients. This has included high-risk offenders managed by Probation Services across Derbyshire, Leicestershire and West Mercia, as part of Multi-agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) and the Offender Personality Disorder (OPD) Pathway. Yianna has been employed as a Senior Forensic Psychologist with Sinclair-Strong Consultants since January 2021.
01/07/16
Dr Tony Parker (BA BAHons MA DipForBehSci DClinPsy AFBPsS CPsychol) qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 1986 and practiced in the NHS for 18 years before moving to the private sector in 2004. He works primarily within the Adult Mental Health specialty with a strong focus on providing Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and related interventions in managing depression, the spectrum of anxiety disorders, PTSD, work related stress and personality problems. He brings with him a wealth of experience in training others in CBT and therapeutic skills in both academic and occupational health settings. Tony also provides specialist psychological assessments to guide others in intervention management and is registered as an expert witness for medico-legal assessments. He is an established clinical supervisor of mental health practitioners and acts as staff supervisor in various mental health settings.
04/07/16


Dr Alex Hope (BA MSc DClinPsy CPsychol) completed her training as a Clinical Psychologist with Royal Holloway, University of London, in 2005. Post qualification, she was employed by the NHS in West London, then spent 8 years in Eastbourne, Sussex, before moving over to the private sector in 2016. She has extensive experience of working with adults across the spectrum of mental health conditions within inpatient and community settings. Alex has been trained in a range of psychological treatment approaches for individuals, groups and families including Systemic, CBT and DBT. She is also an accredited supervisor who has introduced supervision initiatives for groups and individuals. Dr Alex Hope joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd in May 2019.



18/07/19


Mr Leigh Curtis (BAppSci GradDip MClinPsych CPsychol) qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 2004. He works primarily with individuals providing CBT for anxiety, depression and substance misuse, but also works with groups, couples and families. He worked in the NHS for 12 years and established a private practice in 2008. He has extensive experience in Forensic settings, providing psychometric assessment, intervention and risk management for people with severe and enduring mental illness, including trauma, along with personality difficulties. He has supervised individuals and multi-disciplinary groups for many years and provided training on a wide variety of subjects including how to work with personality disorder, stress management and psychological formulation.
05/06/20


Dr Jacqui Turner (BSc Hons PsychD CPsychol) graduated from Aston University with an Honours Degree in Human Psychology and went on to complete a Doctorate in Psychotherapeutic and Counselling Psychology at Surrey University. Since qualifying in 1998, Jacqui has worked in various NHS and private settings with both adults and children using Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and has expertise in treating trauma, depression, the spectrum of anxiety disorders, PTSD, stress and bereavement.
06/07/16


Viki Stafford (BSc Hons) completed her psychology degree at the University of Kent and has since worked for a national medical research/audit organisation, several services for adults with learning disabilities, and the Tizard Centre as a Research Assistant. Her interests lie in the field of positive behavioural support and challenging behaviour, and in particular - improving the quality of support offered to adults with learning disabilities. She joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd in July 2020.
21/07/17

Ms Chantelle Yow-Foo (BA Hons TESL PGCE PGDip SLT) completed an Honours Degree in Linguistics with minors in Psychology and Physiology at the University of Toronto. She has a background in teaching children at all key stages, with a strong emphasis on supporting children with additional communication and physical needs. Chantelle has been a Speech and Language Therapist since 2012 and has worked in the private sector specialising in supporting adults with dual diagnosis, learning disability and mental health issues, as well as those with Autistic Spectrum Disorder, challenging behaviour and sensory imbalance. Chantelle joined SSCL in 2018 to assist with the Kent and Medway Community Autism Service (KAMCAS).

03/02/19
James Dennis (BA Hons, MSc) graduated with MSc Psychology from Canterbury Christchurch with distinction in 2018. James, who previously worked in television production and electronics industries before undertaking his Masters Degree, has worked as a research assistant and support worker. He joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd in October 2019 as an Assistant Psychologist, became a Senior Assistant Psychologist in November 2020 and hopes to pursue a portfolio career as a psychologist practitioner alongside psychology research.
03/02/19


Ms Alice Brownlee (BSc Hons) completed her BSc in Psychology at the University of Birmingham. She has previous experience in educational/residential and health care settings working with children with ASD and associated mental health disorders and who presented with challenging behaviour. Alice hopes to undertake a Masters Degree in the future and aspires to become a Clinical Psychologist. Alice has been working as an Assistant Psychologist for Sinclair-Strong since June 2017.

18/07/19


Dr Emily Blake (BSc Hons MSc PhD) completed her BSc in Psychology at the University of Kent, before undertaking an MSc in Forensic Psychology there. Emily then undertook a PhD focusing on the offence supportive cognition and social perception deficits of men who are at risk of being sexually aggressive. Since then Emily has had Research Worker roles at the Tizard Centre and the Centre for Child Protection, both at the University of Kent. Alongside her roles as Research Worker Emily has also been involved in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students in all areas of Psychology, with a focus on Forensic Psychology and mental health. Emily joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd as an Assistant Psychologist in October 2018.





11/11/19

Maddison White (MBPsS) completed her Psychology Degree at the University of Leeds and became a member of the British Psychological Society in June 2018. Maddison has previous experience in working with children who have Autism Spectrum Disorder, using applied behavioural analysis (ABA) techniques to help treat their challenging behaviour. Maddison aspires to become a Clinical Psychologist and has been working as an Assistant Psychologist for Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd since December 2018




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13/05/20





Simran Bains (BSc Hons) completed her BSc in Psychology at the University of Southampton, where she was involved in numerous voluntary schemes to support the mental health of her peers. Simran has previous experience in paediatrics and assisted in the delivery of therapeutic interventions for those with chronic illnesses. Simran joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd in April 2020 and aspires to be a Clinical Psychologist.
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19/08/20

Vasilena Dzhigreva (MSci Hons) completed her Msc with a placement in Psychology and Psychological Practice at the University of Birmingham. She has previous experience in working with adults with brain injury and neurological conditions in a community setting, and adults with acute mental health difficulties in secure services. Vasilena has further worked with children and young adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and similar learning difficulties, using the principles of applied behavioural analysis. Vasilena joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd in November 2020 and aspires to become a Forensic Clinical Psychologist.
22/10/20



Nicole Hart (BSc Hons, MSc) completed her MSc in Forensic Psychology at the University of Roehampton with a distinction. Nicole has previous experience working with children and adults with mental health issues and challenging behaviour. She works as a positive behaviour senior practitioner, as well as an Assistant Psychologist at Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd since October 2020. She hopes to complete a PhD in Forensic and Clinical Psychology.
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25/02/21



Jessie Newsome (BA Hons, MSc) graduated with a First-Class BA (Hons.) in Applied Psychology from University College Cork in 2018, and achieved an MSc with Distinction in Forensic Psychology at the University of Kent in 2019. She has previous experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities, autism, mental health disorders and complex needs. Jessie also works as a Research Assistant at the Tizard Centre, and joined Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd as an Assistant Psychologist in February 2021. She aspires to pursue a career as a Clinical Psychologist.
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Mrs Samantha Warren, Office Manager is based at our office/clinic in Kings Hill and is the main receptionist for Sinclair-Strong Consultants Ltd. She can be contacted directly on 01732 494338 or on the main office number 01732 523490
18/03/21