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- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
I have been working for the NHS as a consultant psychiatrist since 2007. I am a qualified CBT therapist with a Master degree in CBT from Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre and Oxford University. I am currently enrolled in a PhD degree with Christ Church University.
Areas of interest
I am a general adult psychiatrist specialized in the assessment and treatment of people with a wide range of mental health problems including anxiety and psychotic disorders. I have had extensive experience in treating these conditions using medication. I am also a BABCP accredited, trained and practising cognitive behavior therapist with special interest in CBT for psychosis.
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Psychophysiological disorders
Current NHS consultant posts held
General adult psychiatrist
Ashforf Community Mental Health Centre
My research interest is investigating the psychology of paranoid delusions. I am currently studying for a PhD degree in the subject with Christ Church University in Canterbury, Kent.
Reading and Football
GP trainees experience in a psychiatric placement: a qualitative study, accepted for publication by Kent Journal of psychiatry.
A randomized controlled trial comparing Internet to live workshop training mental health professionals the skills of CBT assessment and formulation (subject of my Master degree). Due to be submitted for publication shortly.
- MRCPSYCH Royal College of Psychiatrists, London 2006
- MSc CBT Oxford University 2015
- MBBS University of Khartoum, Sudan 1992
Reference number 6051271
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Adult Psychiatry, 2010
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.