Dr Oddy is an HCPC registered chartered Clinical Psychologist. Following completion of a bachelors degree in Psychology, Jennifer further consolidated her academic skills by completing a Masters degree in Qualitative Psychology and Health.
Following qualification as a Clinical Psychologist in 2014, Jennifer worked primarily in services with children, young people and families. This included CAMHS, learning disability CAMHS, a looked after child service, neurodevelopmental services for both ADHD and autism, and a paediatric neuropsychology service. Jennifer currently works part time as a consultant clinical psychologist and clinical lead in an all-age neurodevelopmental service. Jennifer has also completed further training in paediatric neuropsychology and therapies, including CBT, acceptance and commitment therapy, compassion focused therapy, and systemic approaches.
Jennifer was appointed as a senior lecturer on the doctorate in clinical psychology programme in December 2022. This includes working as an academic and PPD tutor, a module leader, and supervising doctoral theses.
Summary of Research Interests
Neuropsychology, particularly executive functions, attention, and memory
Children, young people and families
Bachelor, Psychology, Royal Holloway University of London
Professional Doctorate, Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Teesside University
Postgraduate Diploma Paediatric Clinical Neuropsychology, University College London
Master, Qualitative Psychology and Health, University of Leeds
Consultant Clinical Psychologist
2023 → …
Principal Clinical Psychologist, NHS
2022 → 2023
Clinical Psychologist/Senior Clinical Psychologist, NHS
2014 → 2022