Dr Aafke Ninteman
Postgrad Dip Neuropsych, DClinPsy
Principal Clinical Psychologist
Dr Ninteman is a Principal Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Lead at the Cambridge Centre for Paediatric Neuropsychological Rehabilitation (CCPNR) within the NHS. CCPNR is the only community service in the NHS specifically for children with brain injury. She has a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and postdoctoral training in neuropsychology.
Dr Ninteman has over 12 years of experience in the NHS in a variety of specialist settings in particular children and adults affected by brain injury, children with developmental/learning disabilities and mental health issues associated with acquired brain injury.
Dr Ninteman is able to provide detailed neuropsychological assessment and psychological intervention for the significant cognitive, emotional and behavioural challenges faced by children with brain injury. She has an additional qualification in the assessment of early developmental difficulties and autism spectrum disorder. She is able to provide consultation to other agencies (e.g. education, health and social care) regarding the adaptations required for children with brain injury. She offers a range of therapies including integrative, systemic and cognitive behavioural therapy.
Dr Ninteman is described as passionate and pragmatic with excellent attention to detail in both assessment and intervention. She loves working with children and adopts a collaborative and holistic approach in therapy. Clinical Partners are delighted to welcome Dr Ninteman to our Cambridge team.
- Acquired brain injury
- Neurological conditions
- Learning difficulties
- School problems
- Early Years Issues
- Family Support & Therapy
- Self esteem
- Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology
- Postgraduate Certificate in Occupational Psychology
- Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
- Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology
- Member of the British Psychological Society (BPS) – Division of Neuropsychology
- Integrative Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Systemic Therapy