I currently work as a Consultant Psychiatrist within the Specialist In-Patient Autism Services based at Northgate Hospital. I am the Associate Medical Director (Inpatient – North) and have oversight for the inpatient services at St George’s Park, Morpeth.
I have a CCT in the Psychiatry of Learning Disabilities and I have long-standing experience in working with offenders, both with and without a learning disability, in both a community and secure in-patient setting, throughout the North East of England.
I am a Core and Higher Trainer on the Northern Deanery Rotational Training Scheme and am also the Training Programme Director – Core (North).
I hold a post with the Care Quality Commission as a Specialist Advisor in Mental Health.