Clinical Neuropsychology Services (CNS) provide clinical neuropsychological assessment and treatment services for children and adolescents aged 0 to 17 years old, and adults aged 18 to 25 years old.

CNS specialise in providing clinical neuropsychology services for children with acquired brain injury (ABI). CNS also specialise in behavioural interventions for tics and Tourette syndrome.

Where Are We Based?

CNS are based in Manchester, but services can be provided throughout England and Wales, including in homes, schools, colleges and residential settings.

How To Refer

Referrals can be received from case management companies, general practitioners, medical specialists, allied health professionals and by family self-referral.

Our Team

Paula Theobald


Paula is a highly experienced PA with an extensive background working alongside c-suite executives in health, legal and property services, most recently, as PA to the Chairman of Urban Splash.

She was a finalist at PA of the Year 2019 and comes with a wealth of experience that she puts to excellent use helping us to achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients and families. 

Dr Penny Trayner

BSc (Hons), PGDip, DClinPsy, CPsychol, AFBPsS

Paediatric Clinical Neuropsychologist 
Chartered Clinical Psychologist

Dr Trayner is a Chartered Paediatric Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist, registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (the governing body for Clinical Psychologists) and the British Psychological Society. Dr Trayner holds the British Psychological Society Qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology (paediatric) and work in independent practice, specialising in providing community-based neuropsychological rehabilitation services for children and young people afteracquired brain injury.

Dr Trayner has worked with adults, children and adolescents from a diverse range of backgrounds, across a variety of inpatient, outpatient and community settings, including CAMHS, learning disability and paediatric neuropsychology services, using a wide variety of approaches and models.

Dr Trayner has experience of working with individuals, couples, families, groups and professional teams and has been an invited speaker at national and international conferences and training events.

Abbe Wilson

BSc (Hons), MSc


Abbe has recently graduated from the John Moores University with a first-class BSc (Hons) Psychology in 2021. She has since worked with a wide range of different people in independent Psychiatric Services including high dependent behavioural units and private hospitals facilitating support to those with learning disability, ASD and complex Mental health. Abbe is bilingual in Welsh and English

Within CNS, Abbe engages children and young people in neuropsychological rehabilitation in both one-to-one and group settings

Contact us

0161 726 5833

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