Child and Educational Psychologist
B.Ed Psych (IRL)
M.A Ed Psych (IRL)
HCPC Registered Psychologist (UK)
Jane is a child and educational psychologist with over a decade of experience working with children and adolescents in mental health, education, and disability settings. Jane received her training in Dublin, Ireland, and is a HCPC registered psychologist in the UK.
Before moving to Hong Kong, Jane worked with the national health service in Ireland in Disability and Mental Health services. Jane also spent 3 years working in a clinical setting in the British Virgin Islands, where she provided the first Autism assessment and therapy service in the Territory. Jane also worked with the Ministry of Education and Unite BVI to develop and deliver the first official special education training for primary and secondary teachers on the islands.
Jane is passionate about supporting and empowering all children and believes in the importance of providing families with the right knowledge and understanding to help the children in their care. Prior to her psychology training, Jane worked as a primary school teacher in both mainstream and education settings. This experience means that Jane understands the key role that educators play in the daily lives of children and how best to support both the teacher and children in the classroom.
Jane specialises in providing assessment and therapy in areas such as Specific Learning Difficulties, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Developmental Delay, Anxiety, ADHD, Challenging Behaviour and Emotional Behavioural Difficulties. She is also a trained facilitator of a wide range of evidenced based intervention programmes and provides training to parents and teachers in areas such as Autism, parenting and special educational needs.