Dr. Linda Doody is a Chartered Psychologist and psychotherapist. She works as a clinician and her main areas of interest are: Asperger's Syndrome, autism, anxiety disorders (including social anxiety), ADHD, dyslexia, giftedness, promoting positive mental health across the lifespan, and neuro-cognitive processing.
Linda is a Chartered Member and Associate Fellow of the Psychological Society of Ireland (C.Psychol AFPsSI), and a Chartered Member and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (CPsychol AFBPsS). She is also on the BPS PTC register of psychometric test users, and has a Clinical 1 (CL1) qualification code with psychological test publishers. Linda is also a member of the PsSI's 'Autism Special Interest Group'.
Linda holds a BA (Hons) Psychology Major, MSc Psych, DPsych, Certs Psych Testing, Adv. Dip. Couns., Cert. & Dip. CBT, Dips. Mont. Ed. Linda is a graduate of NUI Maynooth and obtained her doctorate from Dublin City University. Her doctoral research was in the area of Asperger's Syndrome/High Functioning Autism. Linda has extensive clinical experience working with children and adults, and is also an experienced college lecturer. Before training as a psychologist, Linda worked as a teacher and school principal.