Qualifications and Experience
HCPC Registration PYL27853.
About Dr Julie Harvey
Doctorate in Applied Child and Educational Psychology awarded by University of Birmingham.
BSC Hons Psychology awarded by the Open University.
I am mother to 3 boys on the Autism Spectrum including a 25 year old with Aspergers Syndrome, a 21 year old with Aspergers Syndrome and Tourettes syndrome and a 20 year old with ASD, learning difficulties and physical difficulties.
I worked as the Specialist Educational Psychologist (Autism) for Warwickshire Local Authority where I was involved with planning and delivering services for children and young people with Autism, supporting schools, young people, families and professionals. I was also a member of the Warwickshire Social Development Team involved in diagnosis of Autism. My special areas of interest are Autism and/or challenging behaviour but I also support all areas of need including learning and physical difficulties.
I have worked as an Associate Educational Psychologist with Wolverhampton, Coventry and Gloucestershire Local Authorities and CPA psychology service.
I previously worked for 6 years as part of Birmingham Local Authority's Communication/Autism Team. I provided advice and delivered training to families, schools, CAMHS, other agencies and professionals and the lead for sensory dietwhich I developed and delivered nationally.
I worked for 2 years within schools supporting Deaf children, specialising in communication and behaviour.