The consultant psychiatrists at Private Psychiatry are experts in the treatment of mental health conditions, including treatment for those who may have a multiple or dual diagnoses.
Click on the consultants' photographs below to find out more about them:
Dr Winbow is a general adult consultant psychiatrist in Kent, Surrey and London and specialises in the treatment of:
Dr Winbow has over 30 years of experience as a consultant psychiatrist within the NHS and private sectors. He has held senior positions within private medical and psychiatric hospitals as well as providing clinics throughout the South East of England.
He is fully trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Counselling and Hypnotherapy as well as being an advanced EMDR therapist.
He is a member of the Association of European Psychiatrists (AEP), a member of the Independent Doctors Federation (IDF) as well as the Federation of Independent Practitioner Organisations (FIPO). Dr Winbow is a member of the General Medical Council’s panel of Psychiatric Examiners and Assessors and sits on Fitness to Practice Panels as a Specialist Advisor. He is also Medical Advisor for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, a Clinical Advisor at the General Pharmaceutical Council and a Specialist Advisor for the Care Quality Commission.
Dr Winbow practises from our clinic in Leigh, the Nuffield Hospital Tunbridge Wells and from Sevenoaks Medical Centre in Kent, the BMI Hospital in Shirley Oaks, Croydon in Surrey and from Keats House in London SE1.
Professor Hale is a general adult and forensic consultant psychiatrist in Kent and London and specialises in the treatment of:
Prof Hale has 30 years' experience as a consultant psychiatrist and holds specialist registration in general adult and forensic psychiatry within the NHS working within inpatient forensic and low secure psychiatry and outpatient mood disorder, tertiary opinion, adult ADHD and PTSD clinics, and has twice held the post of Medical Director of NHS Trusts. He was a senior lecturer at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals and in 1994 was appointed as Professor and academic head of department at Sheffield University and later the University of Kent, where he is now Emeritus Professor of Mental Health.
Prof Hale has been involved in developing modern treatments for depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia and mentally disordered offenders. He has provided numerous legal reports for the courts. He has run academic second opinion clinics in mood disorders, psychosis, ADHD and psychiatric occupational health and regularly teaches on these topics in the UK and internationally.
Prof Hale is fully trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Cognitive Analytic Psychotherapy, psychoeducation groups for depression and bipolar disorders, and Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS).
He is a member of the British Association of Psychopharmacology, the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) and a member of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine.
Prof Hale practises from Canterbury and from Keats House in London SE1.
Private Psychiatry is pleased to be working in co-operation with Alex Monk an HCPC registered integrative arts psychotherapist based in London. Alex has extensive experience of working in NHS mental health services for both inpatient and community settings and now works in private practice with clients providing treatment for a range of difficulties including anxiety, depression, and trauma. He also works as a clinical supervisor at Asthma UK. Alex has a particular interest in researching how creative expression, the imagination, dreamwork and creativity can be be harnessed for therapeutic purposes.
To make an appointment with Alex, please email him direct firstname.lastname@example.org
Alex contributes regularly to our online News Section. You can read his articles by clicking below or by visiting his website: www.alexmonktherapy.com