Dr Frampton is registered as a Practitioner Clinical Psychologist with the Health Care Professions Council. He is a British Psychological Society Chartered Psychologist, and is listed on the Society's Division of Neuropsychology Specialist Register, in recognition of his skills and training in Paediatric Neuropsychology. In addition to a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Dr Frampton has a PhD from the University of Exeter in the field of Paediatric Neuropsychology. He has a BA with first class honours in Education and Psychology and a Postdoctoral Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology.
He is a Consultant in Paediatric Neuropsychology (Consultant Paediatric Neuropsychologist/ Consultant Clinical Psychologist) based in Cornwall UK, where his chief clinical interest concerns the development of children’s brains. He is a Senior Lecturer at the Centre for Clinical Neuropsychology Research, University of Exeter, Honorary Consultant Neuropsychologist at Great Ormond St. Hospital for Children NHS Trust and visiting Research Consultant at Oslo University Hospital, Norway.
His main research interests concern the potential neurobiological basis of early onset anorexia nervosa and the neuropsychological consequences of childhood congenital and acquired brain injury. He has served as Associate Editor of the journal Child and Adolescent Mental Health and as a neuropsychology advisor to the UK Department of Health study of development and wellbeing in children. Dr Frampton has substantial experience in providing expert paediatric neuropsychological opinion to the Court as an expert witness (both in the form of reports and giving evidence).