Dr. Karen Doody

Chartered Clinical Psychologist




1999  DClinPsychol.  Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, University of Bangor


1994  BSc (Hons) Psychology  2:1.  Manchester Metropolitan University


2012 - Present  Chartered Clinical Psychologist, Simply Psychology

2005 - 2012  Chartered Clinical Psychologist, CAMHS, South Cumbria NHS Trust

1999 - 2005  Clinical Psychologist, CAMHS, Bolton NHS Trust

1996 - 1999  Trainee Clinical Psychologist, Lancashire

1995 - 1996  Assistant Psychologist, Child Service, Blackpool NHS Trust

1994 - 1995  Assistant Psychologist, Adult and Child Services, Burnley NHS Trust


I am a Charterd Clinical Psychologist specialising in working with children, young people and their families.  In addition I work alongside and offer supervision, training and consultation to professionals working with children and families.


I am a Chartered member of The British Psychological Society (BPS) and a Registered Practitioner Psychologist with the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC).  The HCPC provide the standards and governance that all Clinical Psychologists practicing within England need to meet. 


I have recently been awarded the status of Associate Fellow of the BPS (AFBPsS) in recognition of my experience and contribution to Clinical Psychology Services.


I have an up to date enhanced certificate to work with children (DBS) and have professional liability insurance.