Mrs Joanna Beazley Richards is a Chartered Psychologist and qualified psychotherapist registered with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy.
She is currently researching female sex offenders, psychometric profiles in child protection and cognitive distortions in child abusers.
She offers clinical, forensic and organisational consultancy, training, supervision and psychotherapy. Optimum performance technologies, including sport psychology. Preparation of psychological reports for the legal profession. Conducted research into attitudes of men convicted of violent offences as part of wider Home Office project.
Joanna assesses adults, adolescents and children. Joanna has a particular specialism in relationship dynamics including relationships within large families.
She assesses in relationship to:
Psychological and mental health
Learning disability and learning disorders
Perpetrators and victims of sexual and violent crime, including Risk Assessment
Impact of psychological functioning on parenting ability
Offenders and victims of domestic violence
Offenders and victims of sexual abuse
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder