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Family Proceedings – Psychology Expert Witness Service

Expert Psychology Services are highly experienced in providing a sensitive yet professional psychology expert witness service to children, parents and other family members involved in public and private law proceedings in the family Court system throughout the United Kingdom (UK). Dr. Ojarikri is an experienced expert witness who has completed Bond Solon Expert Witness training, British Psychological Society (BPS) approved expert witness training to prepare her for the demanding role of a psychology expert witness in family proceedings.
What experience do Expert Psychology Services have working in family proceedings?
Dr. Ojarikri is an experienced expert witness who is regularly instructed in family proceedings concerning the welfare of children throughout the UK. She has completed in excess of 200 reports as an independent Chartered Clinical Psychologist in respect of children, parents, adult caregivers and families involved in family proceedings in the past 5 years and prior to this worked in a senior role in a Looked After Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) in the North West of England which required her to complete Court reports as part of her role. Dr. Ojarikri specialises in undertaking complex whole family assessments addressing issues such as mental health, parenting capacity, attachment relationships between children and their primary caregivers, intellectual ability, residence and placement of children.

Expert Psychology Services are professionally located in Liverpool but provide an Expert Witness Psychology service throughout the United Kingdom including Merseyside, Manchester, Warrington, and other areas of Cheshire. We also work in Bradford, Leeds, and Wakefield in West Yorkshire. We provide a service throughout Northern England including Sunderland, South Shields, Gateshead, and Newcastle. Expert Psychology Services also work with clients in Southern England including Bristol, Clacton-on-Sea, and Colchester.

Dr. Ojarikri provides the flexible yet professional approach necessary for Expert Witness work in family proceedings and is prepared to travel to a professional address within the client’s locality in order to complete an assessment and file a report within the short time frames which allow the family Court to make timely decisions about the needs of vulnerable children so that their welfare remains paramount. She prides herself in providing excellent expert witness reports by ensuring that she participates in regular clinical supervision with other psychology expert witnesses in the field including ensuring her reports are regularly peer reviewed by clinical psychologist colleagues.

Expert Psychology Services are provided by a Chartered Clinical Psychologist professionally based in Liverpool who holds the professional qualification Doctor of Clinical Psychology, is registered with the British Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology is regulated by the Health and Care Professions Council and appears on the expert witness register of the BPS and JS Publications as a bonafide expert witness in the family proceedings field.