Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Neuropsychologist
Dr Trevor Powell
Trevor Powell is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Neuropsychologist with over 30 years experience of working in mental health and neuropsychology in the NHS. He is the clinical lead and manager for neuropsychology service in Berkshire and specialises in head injury (TBI) and more recently Asperger’s Syndrome (ASD). Trevor has carried out research and written books including: The MentalHealth Handbook; Head Injury, A Practical Guide; The Brain Injury Workbook and, more recently, Recognising Asperger’s Syndrome. Trevor has also been chairman of the charity Headway Thames Valley for more than 25 years. He works as an expert witness, having written over 400 medico legal reports, mainly involving traumatic brain injury., for both claimant and defence. Trevor is an associate member of The British Psychological Society, a member of the BABCP and Full Practitioner Member of The Division of Neuropsychology. Trevor provides the following types of neuropsychological assessment:
Cognitive/psychometric assessment – to assess the cognitive profile of intellectual strengths and weakness – either for educational or occupational issues or following head injury, stroke, alcohol abuse etc.
Assessment of Dementia – Alzheimer’s, Vascular Dementia, Mild Cognitive Impairment
Assessment of Asperger’s Syndrome/Autistic Spectrum Disorder in adults
Assessment of other neurodevelopmental conditions – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia etc
Medico-legal reports for the Court or an expert opinion