Psychiatry

Consultant:  Dr Farouk Ahmed

The post is in general adult psychiatry, and based at Prospect Park Hospital.  Some outpatient work is included based in clinics in Reading.  In addition, there are opportunities to gain some experience in psycho-geriatrics, liaison psychiatry, psychotherapy and child and adolescent psychiatry.  SHOs are expected to take part in the Thursday afternoon teaching programme together with psychiatry trainees, and the teaching commitment is strongly supported by the consultants as a whole.  The on-call is 1:7

 

Clinical supervisors:

Jackie Smith jackie.smith@berkshire.nhs.uk 
Garyfallia Fountoulaki garyfallia.fountoulaki@berkshire.nhs.uk