Dr Kate Green

Associate Clinical Psychologist
BA (Hons), DClinPsy, NVQ Level 3 Early Years Care and Education

Assessment and Therapy

Dr Kate Green is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the British Psychological Society (BPS).  Dr Green has numerous years experience of providing psychological consultation, assessment, formulation and intervention in the NHS with children, young people, their families and carers.  She works with children and young people who are experiencing emotional distress such as anxiety, depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), self-harm and suicidal ideation as well as chronic difficulties (e.g. relationship and adjustment problems) associated with adverse early life experiences. She has an integrative approach to therapeutic work drawing on a range of psychological theories/models (examples include multi-systemic, CBT,  attachment theory and ‘risk’ frameworks) and clinical experience.  Additionally, Dr Green has experience of preparing assessment reports for care proceedings.

Dr Green has undertaken post qualification training in the use of EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) Therapy.

As an experienced clinician working across the lifespan, Dr Green applies highly developed multi-systemic skills within an acute hospital setting (Cardiac Centre) working with adults with complex presentations (including anxiety, depression, trauma, challenges to quality of life, disfigurement, disease progression and concerns relating to life limiting illness/end of life) their families and carers. Dr Green has contributed to the development of the 'Adult Solihull Approach' programme and in addition to this she is trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Training and Consultation

Dr Green currently provides regular training and consultation (in relation to Looked After Children and Young People) to carers, Local Authority staff and health professionals.  Dr Green has worked extensively with different networks of professionals within fostering, adoption and residential care services.  Dr Green is trained in the ‘Solihull Approach’ for Foster Carers and has a lead role in the implementation, delivery and supervision of this group work.