Skilled and Professional Services for real people

John Kermode is the  principal psychologist who is a Registered Practitioner Psychologist, a Chartered Psychologist, qualified family mediator and Chartered Scientist. He has with over 30 years experience of working with  and for children, young people and families in difficulties and adults with disabilities .


He is also a  very experienced manager. When working for the Isle of Man Government managed budget of over ¬£8.3 million per year deploying almost 300 staff full-time staff to support children with special needs.

John takes part in regular professional development actives to keep up to date and to be able to provide better service for those who consult him.

In his spare time he is a scuba diver. He teaches people to dive and teaches and examines diving instructors with the British Sub Aqua Club.


Registered Practitioner Psychologist Health Professionals Council
Qualified Family Mediator
Associate Fellow British Psychological Society
Chartered Psychologist
Chartered Scientist
M.Sc. Educational Psychology. University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Registered User Griffiths Mental Development Scales
Registered Tutor Griffiths Mental Development Scales
Qualified Teacher
Post Graduate Certificate in Education. University of Reading
B.Sc.(Hons) Psychology. University of Reading
Statement of Competence in Occupational Testing (British Psychological Society)

Membership of Professional bodies:
Chartered Psychologist
Chartered Scientist
Associate Fellow British Psychological Society
Member of Association for Child Psychology and Psychiatry
Member Association of Behavioural Psychotherapists
Tutor. Institute for Positive Teaching
Senior Tutor Institute for Positive Teaching
Tutor Derbyshire Language Scheme
Associate of the Institute for Applied Behavioural Analysis Member Association for Research in Infant and Child Development
Member Family Mediators Association (Independent Psychology Services is a Limited Company, registered in the Isle of Man, providing professional psychological services.

Registration number: 123495C

The Directors are: J.S. Kermode, R.H. Kermode.

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