Welcome to the website of Dr Kay Farquharson of Ryedale Psychology Resource. As a Psychologist based in Ryedale, I aim to offer an efficient, comprehensive range of Psychology services to individuals, businesses and agencies located across the North Yorkshire area. If you’re in need of Psychology services, Ryedale Psychology Resource has a practice based in Pickering town centre and a second near to Dalby Forest. Additionally remote video contact is freely available to all clients of all locations.


I am a British Psychological Society Chartered Psychologist registered with both the Society and the NHS Health Care Professionals Council. I gained a 1st Class Honours Degree in Psychology at York St John in 2002 and a Psychology Doctorate at the University of Teesside in 2006.

Having worked in both the NHS and private sector I have experience in both the assessment and treatment of individuals suffering from a range of emotional disturbance, with additional training and experience in the areas of Post-Trauma and Dissociation.


Assessments and reports are provided for Medico-Legal, Occupational Health, and Rehabilitation services.


Ryedale Psychology Resource is registered with all leading Health Insurers.


BPS and HPC Registered Psychologist

Testimonials from Our Clients

Over many years and working with hundreds of clients, I have established a credible record of providing effective means of improving the long-term quality of lives. Below are a few testimonials from my clients:

"Many thanks for all your help and support over the last 16 sessions. You made me feel at ease and comfortable. You have helped me know end. Many Thanks."

"Dear Kay, This is just a note to say a huge thank you for your help, advice and support over the past few months. It’s only when you look back that you realise how tough things were and how much you appreciate those people who helped you through it."

"Thanks for giving me the tools to enter the human race."