Chartered Psychologists & Expert Witnesses,
specialising in Family Law proceedings.

Peak Associates Limited

Company Profile

Peak Associates have been providing independent psychological assessments and training since 2005, specialising in matters before the Family Court, focussing on:

  • Contact issues and care proceedings
  • Assessment of attachment and bonding in families
  • Assessment of family dynamics
  • Assessment of parenting
  • Assessment of degree of parental motivation to accept interventions
  • Adult personality assessment in relation to ability to parent
  • Consideration of domestic violence issues; ability to protect; drug abuse; childhood history; abusive and traumatic experiences etc and the ability to parent.
  • Adult cognitive assessment in relation to the ability to parent
  • Adult cognitive assessment in relation to ability to give instructions to a solicitor and/or partake in proceedings, plus recommendations regarding the appropriateness of using the Official Solicitor.
  • Advice regarding differentiation for assessments, focussing on such issues as:
    • General learning difficulties, learning disability and specific learning difficulties
    • Comprehension
    • Memory
    • Emotional intelligence
  • Assessment of children'ís
    • cognitive skills
    • development
    • mental health
    • emotional & behavioural difficulties
    • attachments
  • Advice regarding the ability of a child to instruct a solicitor directly, without a guardian

Please contact us if you would like further information. We will happily respond to your requests for further details, availability and fees.


Based in the midlands but serving beyond

Tel 01629 810036
Fax 05601 158163