Dr. Emily Callan

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Dr Callan is a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist in the NHS. She is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Scientist with the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a Registered Practitioner Psychologist with the Health and Social Care Professionals Council (HCPC). She completed additional accredited training in adult clinical neuropsychology with Bristol University and is a member of the UK Specialist Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists (SCRN). This represents a gold standard of clinical training in Dr Callan’s field of adult clinical neuropsychology. She has also completed accredited training in Expert Witness work with the BPS and is a trained supervisor for clinical psychology trainees, speciality doctors (psychiatry), counsellors, assistant psychologists, and undergraduate psychology students.

Dr Callan has experience in the NHS, private and charitable organisations, working with individuals, families, adults, staff teams and students. She has worked in a range of therapeutic areas including neuropsychological assessment & rehabilitation, adult mental health, and physical health services. 

Dr Callan supports adults diagnosed with long term and degenerative neurological conditions, acquired brain injury (ABI) and stroke. She provides neuropsychological assessment and intervention, as well as assessments of mental capacity for the Court of Protection.

Dr Callan specialises in the assessment and rehabilitation of adults effected by neurological illness/ injury, anxiety, trauma & PTSD, bereavement, functional neurological (medically unexplained) symptoms and the psychological impact of physical illness and injury. Dr Callan also offers carer and family support to those bereaved/ effected by brain injury, neurological illness, and suicide. Dr Callan provides structured cognitive and neuropsychological assessment for adults and young people aged 18 and over, for both rehabilitation and litigation purposes. 

Dr Callan is experienced in the integration of a number of therapeutic approaches and uses a person-centred approach, drawing on a number of psychological models appropriate to individual client needs. She draws on a theoretical background of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), compassion focussed (CFT) and acceptance and commitment approaches (ACT). She is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and Trauma Risk Management (TRiM).

Professional Registrations & Memberships

For more information, and to book a consultation with Dr Callan, please contact Serendipity Psychology today. Whether you are looking for individual therapy, couples therapy or family therapy, Serendipity Psychology can assist you today – offering online & face-to-face sessions.