BSc. (Hons), D.ClinPsy, Consultant Clinical Psychologist (CPsychol)
Dr Adrian Morton completed his psychology degree in 1986 and developed his experience of applied psychology by working in a highly specialist Therapeutic Community in Sutton, before joining a specialist community team in Gwent for people with severe and challenging behavior. He completed his clinical training at Exeter University and qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 1994.
Dr Adrian Morton has a long and distinguished career in the NHS, leading the establishment of new services, training staff in CBT, presenting his work at conferences and publishing research. He has worked extensively in community mental health teams, in Aldershot, Bristol and at Shaws Corner in Reigate, addressing long waiting lists and setting up new services. Working as the only psychologist in mental health teams, meant he developed the ability to provide effective therapeutic treatment for a wide range of difficulties.
He has also worked at Canterbury Christ Church University as Director of Primary Care Training, training staff to deliver effective, brief psychological interventions. He has supervised a wide range of staff and professionally managed clinical psychologists, over many years.
After progressing to the position of Lead Consultant of an Early Intervention service in the NHS, Dr Adrian Morton is pleased to be able to develop a high quality, effective psychological practice, Reigate Psychology Service (RPS). RPS provides a personalized service, working with you and tailoring therapeutic interventions to your precise needs. Since it’s inception in 2010 RPS continues to grow and provides an umbrella organisation for over 8 psychologists in 2015.
Dr Adrian Morton’s time is divided between providing therapy, supervision, presentations and running the business. He is a full member of the British Psychological Society and the Division of Clinical Psychology, registered with the Health and Care Professionals Council and has an Enhanced Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Dr Adrian Morton has completed doctoral level training in CBT and additional therapeutic orientations including psychodynamic and systemic therapy. Therapeutic skills are kept up to date through attendance at professional post qualification courses, workshops, supervision and reading. He has delivered many years of successful therapeutic practice within the NHS, providing treatment for a wide range of psychological problems.
Dr Adrian Morton specializes in providing short term effective treatments for common difficulties and has considerable expertise in treating severe, longer term difficulties such as psychosis, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. In addition, he offers a diagnostic assessment for adults with suspected Asperger’s, provides court reports, teaching at Universities, training in CBT, supervision to other clinical psychologists and consultancy.