The Practice | MK 

Private Multi-Disciplinary Psychological Practice

 
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The Practice MK is one of the only multi-disciplinary psychological practices in the region.  We aim to deliver our services using only qualified and experienced practitioners accredited by professional bodies.

 
 
 

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Autism Diagnostic Assessments and Therapy

Autism Diagnostic Assessments and Therapy

Counselling and Therapy Services

Counselling and Therapy Services

Coaching Services

Coaching Services

Educational Psychology Service

Educational Psychology Service

Mediation Services

Mediation Services

Psychology Services

Psychology Services

Speech and Language Therapy Services

Speech and Language Therapy Services

Theraputic Adoption and Fostering Service

Theraputic Adoption and Fostering Service

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Autism Diagnostic Assessments for Adults and Children

At The Practice | MK our Principal Psychologist, Katherine Goodsell has gained years of experience of assessing and diagnosing autism and autism spectrum disorder for both adults and children.

We can deliver full diagnostic assessments and provide comprehensive reports within 6 weeks of your assessment.  

  • Fast Professional Diagnosis
  • Multi-Disciplinary Assessment Team
  • Identify interventions and strategies to help you or your family
  • Provide schools with recommendations on how a diagnosis of autism or ASD may effect a child's ability to access the curriculum
  • Identify local services that may help provide further support

Our clinical psychology team are concerned with the assessment and treatment of mental illness and behavioural problems.

We can offer a consultation with one of our Clinical Psychologists within a week of you contacting us.  

After attending a consultation you will receive a report containing the psychologists findings and recommendations. 

 

What can we help with?

  • Anxiety, phobias and OCD
  • Addictions
  • Adult and Child ADHD
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Bipolar affective disorder
  • Child trauma / neglect

Personal, Business and Career Coaching by Professional and Accredited Coaches

We provide professionally tailored psychological coaching services to individuals and businesses to help develop potential and support your personal or business objectives.

Our coaches are able to draw from years of experience and identify specific psychological coaching models which will benefit you the most.

We are based at Warren Park in Wolverton Mill, Milton Keynes and can meet you at our practice or at your home or place of work.

Our Counselling and Therapy Team In Milton Keynes

For counselling and therapy in Milton Keynes our practice is accredited, private and client led meaning we put your interests first.  Our team includes Psychologists, Counsellors and Therapists who are able to draw upon their extensive experience and training using a range of different frameworks such as:

 CBT | EMDR | Humanistic | Integrative | Mindfulness | Person Centred | Psychodynamic | Solution Focused

Counselling for Adolescents

Counselling for Adolescents

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

Relationship and Couple Counselling

Relationship and Couple Counselling

Child Therapy

Child Therapy

What We can help with

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Educational Testing and Assessment for Children and Adults

We work with nurseries, schools, colleges, universities and independent specialist schools providing comprehensive and cost effective Educational Psychology services. All of our Educational Psychologists are registered with their appropriate governing bodies including the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and offer a flexible service tailored to your needs.

Below are just some of the services we are able to offer

  • Educational Assessments & reports including specific learning difficulties
  • Assistance with the Education, Health & Care (EHC) plan process
  • Consultations and support with parents
  • Training and information for staff
  • Assessments of children and adolescents with developmental, behavioural and emotional difficulties
  • Assessments of children and adolescents with attachment difficulties
  • Behavioural intervention & training
  • Facilitation of difficult meetings between staff and parents
  • Staff development and training including managing difficult behaviour, raising attainment and individual education plans

Family Mediation Service

Family mediators are there to help you to reach decisions about things that are important for you and your family. They can help you to find a way to plan for the future and to agree what will work best for you without having to go to court. That can save you time, money and stress.

Regardless of whether you are a parent or not, mediation can help you deal with your money, the options you may have about where you will live, and planning your future finances.

Speech and language services to assess and support people with communication and language challenges

Speech and language therapists (SLT) work with children and adults who experience a developmental or an acquired communication difficulty or eating and drinking difficulty.

Speech and Language Therapists have the skills to assess the levels of speech, language and communication difficulty and to work directly with specific therapy targets to help the client overcome such difficulties.

Regular and targeted therapy can help clients achieve increased access to education/the world of work, as well as increased functional access within their local community and day to day lives.

Some of the conditions our SLT's can help with include:

  • Language delay disorder
  • Speech sound delay
  • Dyspraxia
  • Phonological awareness
  • Attention and listening
  • Stammer
  • Specific language impairment
  • Down's syndrome
  • Voice disorders
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Voice Disorders

Therapeutic Adoption & Fostering Service

Using the combined qualifications, skills and experience that our Associates bring to The Practice MK, we have developed a multi-disciplinary, therapeutic adoption and fostering service (TAFS) which enables us to provide clients with an individualised and highly specialised assessment and therapy pathway.

Our Associates have extensive experience working in CAMHS, the NHS, Education and the private sector.

The Practice MK through TAFS is able to provide:

  • Full case management
  • Assessment and testing for mental health and education
  • Counselling and therapy services, including:
    • EMDR
    • Mindfulness
    • Trauma Focused CBT
    • Art therapy
  • Coaching
  • Psychological support and training for carers