About Me

Teresa Bliss - Educational Psychologist

I am an educational psychologist working with children and young adults of all ages.  The above are examples of some of the difficulties I deal with, please call me if your child has other, additional difficulties.   I am based in Gloucestershire and work with clients from all over the UK.  Please read more about my professional qualifications below, click on a menu item to find out about my services, or go to the Contact Me page to get in touch.

Academic Qualifications

MSc Educational Psychology      2000 -2001 Cardiff University              

MEd Education                            1993 -1995 Bristol University               

BA Psychology                            1975 – 1979 Open University               

Cert Ed Teacher                          1969- 1972 Digby Stuart College of Education        

Professional Membership

Health Professions Council registered no: PLY00081

Association of Educational Psychologists

British Psychological Society

British Dyslexia Association

Recent Employment history

Independent Practice 2010 – Present

Psychological Assessments for: private clients, Bristol Dyslexia Centre, Kuwait Children’s Centre, private and state schools. Website: www.teresabliss.com

Co-founder and director Anti-Bullying Quality Mark-UK website: www.abqm-uk.com 

Prior to independent practice:

2005-2010 Senior Educational Psychologist, Gloucestershire.  (2008-2009 Acting Principal Educational Psychologist with full management responsibility for the service)

2000-2005 Educational Psychologist

Teresa originally trained as a teacher and taught in primary and secondary schools and ran units for children with behaviour difficulties.


Bliss T.M. (2008) Mediation and Restoration in Circle Time

Bliss T.M., Hollis I., Down R., Lythgoe T. (2008) Transition: a Peer mentoring System

Bliss T.M. & Tetley J. (2007) Circle Time 2nd Ed

Bliss T.M. (1998) Label with Care: A behaviour management book for parents

Bliss T.M. & Timbrell S.A. (1997) SENCO Survival: Planning and Reviewing IEP’s

Bliss T.M., Robinson G., & Maines B. (1995) Developing Circle Time

Bliss T.M. (1994) Managing Children Managing Themselves

Bliss T.M. & Tetley J. (1993) Circle Time

Video: Bliss T.M., Robinson G., & Maines B., (1995) Coming round to Circle Time