Dr Peter Baker has joined Positive Response as a consultant. He has worked as a clinician in the NHS for 35 years and is also an honorary senior lecturer at the Tizard Centre. There is more information in the About section on our website: http://positive-response.co.uk/consultants.php
Dr Peter Baker is a clinician and an academic. As a clinician he has worked in the NHS for over 35 years, most of that time as a clinical psychologist in Sussex where he led one of the country’s longest established specialist support and intervention services for people with intellectual disabilities who present challenging behaviour. As an academic he is an honorary senior lecturer at the Tizard Centre where he teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate courses. He has authored many papers, journal articles, book chapters and pamphlets as well as being on the working group for the original Unified Approach and the recently published NHS Protect guidance on clinically related challenging behaviour in the NHS. Peter is also senior editor of the International Journal of Positive Behavioural Support.