Katherine Kennedy

Type of therapist: Behavioural Support, Autism Support, Emotional Resilience, Mental Health Nursing

Location: Hertfordshire

Skills

Anxiety Emotional regulation Anger management Identity issues Mental Health issues Personal Development Trauma and PTSD Attachment issues Developmental Trauma Adoption and Fostering Self-esteem

Qualifications

  • BSc Psychology University of Sussex 2003
  • BSc Mental Health Health Nursing University of Brighton 2009
  • 3DI 2020 (autistic diagnostic interview)
  • DBT For Young poeple 2019 (dialectical behaviour therapy)
  • CBT for young people 2019 (cognitive behaviour therapy)
  • Working with children with eating disorders 2017
  • MET 2017 ( motivational enhancement therapy)

CV

  • Employment History
  • Clinical Nurse Specilaist in Tier 4 for children who are under 12 years old: Supporting children and families with neurodevelopmental disorders, mental health difficulties who require in-patient treatment and are unable to access school, community family activities. Carrying out comprehensive assessment and support schools and families and community to enable children to access these again.
  • Children and adolescents practioner in Tier 3 community CAMHS Team: Supporting children and teenagers with a wide range of mental health difficulties.
  • Prior to this I was working in a variety of places including A and E for adults and children presenting with mental health crisis, adult and chyp community teams and managing a hospital for children and young people with an eating disorder.
  • My entire career has been working with both adults and children providing a holistic assessment of their needs, engaging people and helping them feel heard and then supporting them and the system with their goals. This might include reducing symptoms of anxiety, sensory regulation, emotional regulation and practical support for systems, supporting families manage difficult situations, helping schools support children back to school and manage better in school, helping everyone understand children's needs better reducing self harm behaviours.

Interesting / fun facts

  • I have a huge love of stationery and own so many unfilled or partially filled notebooks.
  • I love camping but am completely hopeless at putting up tents

Locations covered (619)

Essex

Cambridgeshire

Abbots Ripton Abbotsley Abington Pigotts Alconbury Alconbury Weston Aldreth Arrington Ashley Babraham Balsham Bar Hill Barrington Bartlow Barton Bassingbourn Bluntisham Bottisham Bourn Boxworth Brampton Brinkley Broad Green Broughton Buckden Burrough End Burrough Green Burwell Caldecote Cambourne Cambridge Carlton Castle Camps Caxton Cheveley Childerley Gate Colne Comberton Commercial End Conington Coton Cottenham Crow End Croxton Croydon Ditton Green Down Field Dry Drayton Dullingham Duxford Earith East Hatley East Perry Easton Ellington Elsworth Eltisley Fen Ditton Fen Drayton Fenstanton Fordham Fowlmere Foxton Fulbourn Gamlingay Gamlingay Great Heath Girton Godmanchester Grafham Grantchester Graveley Great Abington Great Chishill Great Eversden Great Gransden Great Paxton Great Shelford Great Staughton Great Stukeley Great Wilbraham Guilden Morden Haddenham Hail Weston Hardwick Harlton Harston Haslingfield Hatley St George Hauxton Heathfield Hemingford Abbots Hemingford Grey Heydon Highfields Caldecote Hildersham Hilton Hinxton Histon Holywell Horningsea Horseheath Houghton Huntingdon Ickleton Impington Kimbolton Kings Ripton Kingston Kirtling Kirtling Green Knapwell Kneesworth Landbeach Linton Litlington Little Abington Little Eversden Little Gransden Little Paxton Little Shelford Little Stukeley Little Thetford Little Wilbraham Lode Lolworth Long Meadow Longstanton Longstowe Madingley Melbourn Meldreth Mepal Milton Needingworth Newton Oakington Offord Cluny Offord D'Arcy Old Hurst Orwell Over Pampisford Papworth Everard Pidley Rampton Reach Roman Hill Sawston Saxon Street Shepreth Shudy Camps Six Mile Bottom Snailwell Soham Somersham Southoe Spaldwick St Ives St Neots Stapleford Steeple Morden Stetchworth Stonely Stow cum Quy Stow Longa Stretham Sutton Swaffham Bulbeck Swaffham Prior Swavesey Tadlow Teversham Thriplow Tilbrook Toft Toseland Warboys Waresley Waterbeach Wentworth West Perry West Wickham West Wratting Westley Waterless Weston Colville Weston Green Whaddon Whittlesford Wicken Wilburton Willingham Wimpole Wistow Witcham Witchford Woodhurst Wyton Yelling

Hertfordshire

Albury Allen's Green Anstey Ardeley Ashwell Aspenden Aston Ayot Green Ayot St Lawrence Babbs Green Baldock Barkway Barley Barleycroft End Bayford Benington Birch Green Bishop's Stortford Blackmore End Bramfield Braughing Breachwood Green Brent Pelham Brickendon Broadoak End Brookmans Park Buckland Bull's Green Buntingford Burn's Green Burnham Green Bury Green Bygrave Chapmore End Cheshunt Chipping Clapgate Cockernhoe Codicote Colliers End Colney Heath Cottered Cuffley Dane End Datchworth Eastwick Epping Green Essendon Flamstead Furneux Pelham Gilston Goff's Oak Gosmore Graveley Gravesend Great Amwell Great Hormead Great Offley Great Wymondley Green Tye Gustard Wood Hadham Cross Hailey Hare Street Harpenden Hatfield Haultwick Hay Green Hertford Hertford Heath Hertingfordbury Hexton High Cross High Wych Hinxworth Hitchin Hoddesdon Holwell Hunsdon Hunsdonbury Ickleford Kelshall Kimpton Kinsbourne Green Knebworth Langley Lea Valley Lemsford Letchworth Letty Green Lilley Little Berkhamsted Little Hadham Little Hormead Little Wymondley Mangrove Green Markyate Meesden Much Hadham Newgate Street Newnham North Mymms Nuthampstead Oaklands Old Knebworth Patmore Heath Perry Green Pirton Pottersheath Preston Puckeridge Rableyheath Radwell Redbourn Reed Roe Green Royston Rushden Sacombe Sandon Sandridge Sawbridgeworth Sleapshyde Smallford South-end Spellbrook St Ippolyts St Margarets Stanborough Standon Stanstead Abbotts Stapleford Stevenage Stocking Pelham Tewin Tewin Wood The Folly The Heath Therfield Thorley Street Thundridge Tonwell Trowley Bottom Wadesmill Walkern Wallington Ware Wareside Waterford Watton at Stone Welham Green Welwyn Welwyn Garden City Westmill Weston Wheathampstead Whitwell Widford Wildhill Woolmer Green Wormley West End Wyddial

Bedfordshire

Suffolk

Make an enquiry

Did you know you can make an enquiry free of charge, no obligation?
We're here to help you.