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My expertise is the treatment and management of mental illness, both functional (mood disorders, psychoses, neuroses, personality disorders) and organic (cognitive disorders such as Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementias of various aetiologies). In my years as a psychiatrist, I have also developed an expertise in the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS), the protection of vulnerable adults, capacity assessments and the writing of medico-legal reports.
Areas of interest
Assessment and treatment of mental health disorders in adults and older adults; assessment, treatment and management of people with cognitive difficulties; treatment and management of behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia; capacity assessments
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Neurological disorders
- Physical disability
Current NHS consultant posts held
I am the Consultant Psychiatrist for the Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster Memory Service, 42 Westbourne Park Road, London W2 5PH.
The Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster has twice been nationally accredited with excellence by the Royal College of Psychiatrists Memory Service National Accreditation Programme and also won an award for outstanding acheivement as the first memory service in the UK to achieve 100% of nationally agreed standards. Our memory service was also awarded the Royal College of Psychiatrists 2014 Older Adult Team of the Year award.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Marathi (Marāṭhī)
- MRCPsych Royal College of Psychiatrists 1998
- MBBS Australia 1989
Reference number 3600001
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dr Claudia Wald, 1994
- Re-Cognition Health 45 Queen Anne Street London
- 17:00 - 20:00
- 020 3355 3536
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.