On this site you will find information about me, my blog- which is about mental health and in particular aimed at fighting stigma- my publications including my recent memoir ‘The Other Side of Silence- A Psychiatrist’s Memoir of Depression‘, and my continuing work .
Finding True North: the healing power of place will be published by Sandstone Press on 29th April 2021
April 2020: The sadness of lockdown for the Guardian
June 2019 added: recording of my talk at Medicine 2019 on the patient experience- my own!
August 2018 added: Podcast of interview for My Own Worst Enemy with Danny Whittaker ‘Who knew shrinks were human too?’
June 2018 added: interview for BBC radio Orkney from earlier this year
January 2018 Added– an interview with the Mental Elf about both working in mental health care and experiencing mental health problems.