Ruth B

Ruth B is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist, her areas of expertise are as follows:

  • Assessment of adults to diagnose learning disability
  • Assessments of adults with a learning disability
  • Impact of learning disability on ability to parent
  • Identification and assessment of mental health problems and impact on parenting
  • Attachment history and effect on parenting
  • Ability to protect
  • Motivation and capacity to change
  • Motivation to engage with professionals
  • Ability to understand, retain and act on professional advice
  • Understanding of the concerns of the Local Authority
  • Capacity to instruct a solicitor
  • Capacity to consent to treatment; manage financial affairs and have sexual relationships
  • Features indicative of autistic spectrum disorders
  • Assessment of neurotypical adults



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