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- Substance misuse psychiatry
I graduated from medical school at Queen's University Belfast in 1997.
I was appointed as a Consultant Psychiatrist in June 2006.
I am clinical lead for forensic services for Belfast & South Eastern Trusts.
I have completed an MSc in healthcare management.
I have post graduate diplomas in Mental Health, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Paediatrics.
Areas of interest
Substance misuse psychiatry; Capacity assessments; medico-legal reports;
Forensic Psychiatry; Stress; Post-Traumatic Stress; Executive stress; Anxiety management; Low mood and depression; ADD/ADHD assessment.
Current NHS consultant posts held
I am appointed as Forensic Psychiatrist since August 2006 with CCT's in General Adult & Forensic Psychiatry.
My current role is jointly appointed to the Regional secure Hospital for Northern Ireland and Belfast & South Eastern Trust community forensic mental health team.
I have completed research into suicides in Northern Ireland Prisons.
I have submitted research in Attitudes to Alcohol use in Belfast medical students.
I received ethical approval for further research into attitudes to alcohol use in the families of alcoholics in Northern Ireland.
I lead the Research Special Interest Group for Forensic Psychiatry.
ADD/ADHD in adults
Outstanding Professional as nominated by carers from CAUSE.org 10.10.2015
Courses offered to GPs
I have prepared many presentations over the years and am willing to assist if asked.
- MB. BCh. BAO QUB 1997
- MRCPsych Royal College of Psychiatrists 2003
- MSc Interprofessional Health & Social Care Management QUB 2017
Reference number 4417794
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Adult Psychiatry, 2006
- 352 Healthcare352 Lisburn RoadBELFAST
- 17:00 - 21:00
- 0845 600 6352
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
3fivetwo Healthcare 08456006352