We provide clinical, educational and cognitive assessments working with children, adolescents and adults, including intellectual functioning, educational attainment, memory functioning, executive functioning, suggestibility, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder,  Autism, psychosexual problems, personality, mental health and behavioural problems.

We have expertise in the following areas:

  • Anxiety and panic
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Educational problems
  • Depression
  • Anger problems
  • Interrogative suggestibility and compliance
  • Interpersonal relationship problems
  • Conduct problems
  • Bereavement
  • Stress management
  • Occupational problems


Treatments include cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), behavior therapy, solution focused therapy and schema therapy.  We have expertise in the development and delivery of evidence-based CBT treatments with the following publications:

Young, S.  (2017). The STAR Detective Facilitator Manual: A Cognitive Behavioral Group Intervention to Develop Skilled Thinking and Reasoning for Children with Cognitive, Behavioral, Emotional and Social Problems.  London: Jessica Kingsley 

 Young, S.  (2017). Becoming a STAR Detective!: Your Detective’s Notebook for Finding Clues to How You Feel.  London: Jessica Kingsley

 Young, S. & Smith, J. (2017).  Helping Children with ADHD
A CBT Guide for Practitioners, Parents and Teachers Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Young, S. & Bramham, J. (2012).  Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for ADHD Adolescents and Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice, Second Edition.   Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Young, S.  Bramham, J. (2009).  TDAH en adultos: Una guia psicologica para la practica.  Editorial El Manual Moderno S.A. de C.V.

Young. (2009).  RAPID: Reasoning and Problem Solving for Inattentive Detectives.  London: Psychology Services Limited, PsychLtd@aol.com.

Young, S., Kopelman, M. & Gudjonsson, G. (Eds).  (2009).  Forensic Neuropsychology in Practice: A Guide to Assessment and Legal Processes.  Oxford University Press.

Young, S. & Bramham, J. (2007).  ADHD in Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice.   Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Young, S.J. & Ross, R.R. (2007).  R&R2 for ADHD Youths and Adults: A Prosocial Competence Training Program.  Ottawa: Cognitive Centre of Canada (www.cognitivecentre.ca)

Young, S.J. & Ross, R.R. (2007).  R&R2 for Youths and Adults with Mental Health Problems: A Prosocial Competence Training Program.  Ottawa: Cognitive Centre of Canada (www.cognitivecentre.ca)