The Child Psychology Service offers support for children with emotional, social, behavioural and mental health difficulties.

We can work directly with children or with the people who care for them including parents, Carers, Teachers, Social Workers, Health Visitors etc.


About us:

The Child Psychology Service offers the very highest quality service and outcomes to children and families through the Midlands. We pride ourselves on the effectiveness of our work and our commitment to clients, all of our work is evaluated and we do not finish our work until we have reached a satisfactory outcome.

We have been inspected and rated as offering Outstanding Overall Effectiveness, Outcomes, Quality of Service and Leadership and Management by Ofsted. Take a look at our Ofsted report here.

Dr Amber Elliott, The Child Psychology Service’s Lead Clinician and Director is a successful published author (“Why Can’t My Child Behave?” 2013).Dr Elliott has over fourteen years experience in the NHS and Local Authorities. She is a Chartered Psychologist, Chartered Scientist, an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society, on the Register of Approved Psychology Practice Supervisors and is regulated by the Health and Care Professions Council.

The Child Psychology Service CIC is a Community Interest Company which means that it is not run for profit but to provide cost-effective psychological services to children and their families. We reinvest our surplus to improving the services we offer.

Many young people experience difficulties which impact negatively on their lives and it is not always clear to the adults around them what the best way to help is. If this applies to you it is possible that The Child Psychology Service could help.

The Child Psychology Service operates nationally throughout the UK. Our clinical services are primarily offered within Staffordshire, Shropshire, Birmingham and Black Country, Derbyshire, Warwickshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire. We may be able to travel greater distances to deliver some of our services.

For more details on the services we offer, including; Assessment, Therapy, Parenting Courses, Consultation, Supervision, whether you are looking for your child or a child you work with, take a look through the site or contact us, we’ll be happy to chat things through with you.

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Guide for Children

We also have a useful guide that can be used/shared with your child to talk about what happens when we come to see you and what they should expect.  There is one for younger children and one for older children/young people.


Younger Child’s Guide

Older Child’s Guide


“(Amber) is an excellent, thoughtful practitioner …a capable and competent psychologist who produces exceptionally high quality work.”

“(Amber) fully engages parents, children and professionals in the work she undertakes. She remains child focused at all times and has been able to build up exceptionally good connections with her clients, even with those children who are initially reluctant to take part in the work.”

Take a look at more testimonials here

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The Child Psychology Service CIC. Company Registration: 8506066.

Registered Office: New Media House, Davidson Road, Lichfield, WS14 9DZ