Dr Barker is able to take instructions from solicitors in the South Wales area (claimant, defendant or joint) for assessments of psychological sequelae related to personal injury claims.
Dr Barker is able to take instructions for civil cases for adults of working age and older people.
Dr Barker has undertaken training in civil procedures, court compliant report writing and oral evidence giving with Bond Solon. Dr Barker holds the Cardiff University Bond Solon Civil Expert Witness Certificate.
Dr Barker is also able to provide evidence-based psychological therapies e.g. trauma-focussed CBT and EMDR for medico-legally funded clients.
Dr Barker has professional practice insurance covering claims of up to £5,000,000.
Solicitors are advised to telephone Dr Barker to discuss the specifics of the case and time scales prior to instruction.