Clinical Neuropsychology is a branch of clinical psychology specialising in brain-behaviour relationships, neuropsychological dysfunction and acquired brain injury rehabilitation.
Neuropsychology is based at Martyr Worthy, Winchester.
The principal roles of the Clinical Neuropsychologists are to provide:
- detailed assessments of clients’ functioning, in particular their cognitive, behavioural and emotional states
- cognitive rehabilitation of memory, attention, planning etc. in neurological conditions
- evidence-based psychological therapies for a range of psychological difficulties
- advice, consultation and supervision to other professionals regarding cognitive rehabilitation and clients’ emotional/psychological adjustment
- assessments of family adjustment and to offer information, advice and support to carers and/or family members where appropriate
- teaching, training and supervision of other professional staff on the interdisciplinary team
The Clinical Psychology Service at Hobbs consists of Clinical Neuropsychology and Counselling Psychology.
Dr Ben Papps is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist and a Full Practitioner Member of the British Psychological Society's Division of Neuropsychology. He has 15 years experience of working as a specialist clinical neuropsychologist in the field of acquired brain injury and has worked with a wide range of conditions (including mild to profound brain injury, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson's Disease). He provides inpatient and outpatient services. He divides his time between working as a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist in the NHS and working for Hobbs Rehabilitation.
Please email Ben at firstname.lastname@example.org for details and enquiries regarding clinical neuropsychology services.
Currently Hobbs is unable to offer a child/paediatric clinical neuropsychology service.