Josephine Hewitt (née Allen)

DDPI

Certification

Practitioner becoming certified in DDP

Membership Number

254

About

Name

Josephine Hewitt (née Allen)

Qualifications

Clinical Psychologist (DClinPsy)

Country

United Kingdom

Biography

Josie is a Clinical Psychologist with The Family Place, an independent organisation which offers specialist attachment informed interventions to children who have been adopted or fostered and their families.

Josie is working towards becoming a certified DDP Practitioner and is also a Certified Theraplay® Practitioner. Her main area of interest is in working with children who may have complex difficulties in relationships rooted in their experience of developmental trauma. Her clinical approach is to work with families with an attachment and trauma informed approach, centrally involving adoptive parents and foster carers throughout dyadic sessions with the child.