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Tranquil House is able to provide a complete child and family psychology service with quick and easy access to a well-established, multi-disciplined team of professionals, for details of our complete range of services please see our web page .

As an introduction to Child and Family Psychology Services, we would like to highlight our Educational Services as follows:

All professionals consulting from Tranquil House have a full professional memberships, professional indemnity insurance and are CRB checked.

Tranquil House provides psychological services in public/private mainstream/special, primary, secondary and further education schools. Its aims are to support the personal, social and educational development of all children through the application of psychological theory and practice in education.

It has a particular regard for children with special educational needs. Tranquil House has the professional resources for comprehensive assessment, intervention, consultation and training.

Service delivery is best summarised as follows:

Individual Work:

Direct assessment of the child/young person in the learning environment

  • Psychometric testing (e.g. literacy, numeracy, dyslexia, cognitive functioning, attention/concentration)
  • School based observations and consultation
  • Family and community consultations
  • Professional report of assessment findings and where appropriate providing ‘expert’ psychological advice to meet the criteria for further statutory assessment (Sections: 7.13 and 7.15 Code of Practice)

Formal intervention:

  • Managing behaviour within/outside the classroom using evidence based approaches and strategies
  • Providing contextual support to learners with difficulties
  • Individual therapy using evidence based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and other models such as Solution Focussed Brief Therapy (SFBT) and counselling

Consultation/liaison with staff, parents and the young person to improve outcomes

Group Work:

  • Consulting with teachers. Teaching assistants and learning mentors about difficulties affecting a young person or groups of young people e.g. attachment, social, emotional, behavioural or teaching issues.
  • Supporting staff in undertaking work to bring about change for a young person/people
  • Group work with young people e.g. developing resilience, social skills etc
  • Group therapy e.g. managing anger, managing anxiety/stress and transition
  • Undertaking parent workshops e.g. supporting early learning through play, managing sibling rivalry, supporting learning at home, communicating with teenagers

Contact Us

Enquiries to:

Telephone: 0121 445 4064

Fax: 0121 445 4384

Email: [email protected]

Tranquil House Psychology Services Ltd
258 Old Birmingham Road
B60 1NU

At a whole school level:

  • Consulting with staff about organisational issues e.g. planning for critical incidents, behaviour policy development
  • Developing the role of professionals in schools e.g. SENCo, BECo, Learning Mentors and TAs
  • Evaluating and advising on the implementation of interventions and programmes e.g. behaviour policies
  • Raising awareness and developing practice around specific needs e.g. Autistic Spectrum disorders, ADHD, ODD, PDA


Tranquil House Psychology Services can provide high quality psychological training for schools, groups of schools, parents and governors on request

Therapy Services
For assessment and treatment of simple and complex psychological problems of children, adults & older adults
Medico Legal Services
For expert psychological assessment of children and adults for Family, Criminal, Personal Injury & Negligence matters
Educational/Child and Family
To improve outcomes for children and young people in the achievement of personal, social and educational development
Training / Supervision
For bespoke in-house training, lecturing, conferencing, case supervision and for one-off specialist consultations

Examples of problems assessed and treated:
Chronic Fatigue
Substance Misuse
Pain Management
Examples of psychology models used:

Transactional Analysis
Systemic & Family Therapy
Play Therapy
Neuro Psychology

Tranquil House Psychology Services Ltd
258 Old Birmingham Road
B60 1NU
Tel: 0121 445 4064
Fax: 0121 445 4384
Email: [email protected]

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