I have been a Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist in Northumberland Tyne & Wear NHS Trust and the previous organisation’s since 1997.
My background is in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, but I have an additional CCST in Forensic Psychiatry.
I was a psychiatric member of the Parole Board for 7 years.
Until earlier this year, I was Clinical Director for Children’s Services.
I’m a psychiatric representative on the RCPsych Quality Network for Inpatient CAMHS.