Qualifications and Experience
Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych)
Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (GMC)
Specialist Register for General Adult Psychiatry (GMC)
Degree in Medicine and Surgery
MSc in Clinical Nutrition and Eating Disorder (UCL)
I am a GMC registered Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist with several years of clinical experience in supporting children, young people and their families to overcome a wide range of challenges and mental health issues.
I completed my degree in Medicine and Specialist training in General Adult Psychiatry in Italy and retrained in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at South London and Maudsley Foundation Trust rotation.
I currently lead a multidisciplinary team in a specialist Eating Disorder Outpatient Clinic for the NHS, but I have extensive experience in assessing and treating a range of mental health conditions including anxiety, depression, PTSD, Autism, ADHD, OCD. I am also qualified in the use of standardised tools for assessing Autism Spectrum Disorders, the ADOS (Autism Diagnostic Observation schedule).
I am actively involved in teaching and research and currently completing a doctorate (MDres) at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Kings College London (Eating Disorders Group, Psychological Medicine Department). I have also published a number of peer reviewed articles and chapters and have presented my work both nationally and internationally.