Diane May Biddlestone

Diane May Biddlestone

As an educational psychologist for over 20 years in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Berkshire I bring a wealth of skills and experience to my work with, and for, children.

I have

assessed and given advice for children of all ages with a wide range of needs

developed countywide policies a managed teams of local authority psychologists

held a specialist post for specific learning difficulties (dyslexia) and a research fellowship at Aberdeen University

developed and delivered training for teachers and other professionals up to Masters degree level

developed and managed an educational psychology service for young offenders

taught in primary schools in Yorkshire and Cambridge.

I am a trustee for an independent special school for children with severe behavioural difficulties.

I work for the Ministry of Justice as a specialist panel member for Special Educational Needs and Disability tribunals.