Qualifications

2019 - 2019     Basic EMDR Europe Accredited Training, EMDR Academy

2012 - 2015 Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy), The University of Birmingham

2010 - 2010 Distinction, Introductory Practitioner Course in Cognitive Behavioural Approaches , The University of Birmingham

2005 - 2008 Psychology (BSc) degree, First Class Honours, University of Portsmouth


Experience

I have worked in the NHS as well as the States of Jersey in a variety of roles and across services including Adult Mental Health, Forensic Services, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, Learning Disability Services, and Services for Older People.  Most recently I worked for the Government of Jersey within the Jersey Adult Autism Service (JAAS) for 3 years.


Publications
Brandaro, N. & Stenfert Kroese, B. (2018). Can adults with Asperger's syndrome learn about positive attachment behaviors between parents and young babies through the use of a skill-training DVD? International Journal of Developmental Disabilities. DOI: 10.1080/20473869.2018.1470786.

Brandaro, N. (2014). Learning Disability Special Interest Group (Berks, Bucks, Oxon and Northampton region). The Bulletin of the Faculty for People with Intellectual   Disabilities, 12(1), 20-23.

Kelland, H., Lane, N. & Brandaro, N. (2013). Summertime Confidence Group: An assertiveness group for people with learning disabilities. The British Psychological Society: Clinical Psychology and People with Learning Disabilities, 11, (1- 2), 81-89.

Stafford, L. & Brandaro, N. (2010). Valence specific laterality effects in free viewing conditions: The role of expectancy and gender of image. Brain and Cognition, 74(3), 324-  331.