Benjamin wright

Dr Benjamin Wright


Dr Benjamin Wright is a highly experienced Consultant Psychiatrist currently working for 2gether NHS Foundation Trust. He completed his Medical Degree at King’s College London where he won the White Prize in Psychological Medicine. Dr Wright is a Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and trained at the world-renowned Maudsley Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry in London. He has a Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Psychotherapy and is on the General Medical Council Specialist Register for General Psychiatry. Dr Wright is Section 12(2) Approved under the Mental Health Act 1983.

Dr Wright has breadth of experience to offer patients having worked in a number a specialist teams within the NHS. He has a broad knowledge of prescribing medications and focuses on maximising their effectiveness whilst minimising any possible side effects. In terms of talking therapies, Dr Wright draws from Solution Focused Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) in his therapeutic approach to treatment and recovery.

Dr Wright is known for his empathetic and holistic approach to his clinical practice. He understands that we can all find it difficult to talk about our problems and so pays much attention to putting his patients at ease. He places emphasis on targeting a positive future and will devise a practical and manageable treatment plan to achieve your goal.

Consultant Profile

Name: Dr Benjamin Wright
Qualifications: Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MB BS) 2001. Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych) 2007. Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Psychotherapy (PGDip) 2012. Approved under Section 12(2) of the Mental Health Act
Specialities: General Adult Psychiatry. Solution Focused Therapy. Particular interest in Bipolar Affective Disorder and Emotional Instability
Clinical Research Interests: Mood Disorders & Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder
Year Qualified: 2001
Appointments NHS: Consultant Psychiatrist, 2gether NHS Foundation Trust
University Posts:
Membership of National Professional Societies: Royal College of Psychiatrists (UK): Membership No. 810916. British Association of Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies. American Psychiatric Association New York Academy of Sciences. The Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland
Publications: “Article 666.” London SASG Psychiatry Newsletter, Issue 1, p6. (Spring 2010). “Mixed Handedness in Familial and Non-familial Schizophrenia.” Schizophrenia Research, 41 (1), p160. (2000). Poster presented at the 10th Biennial Winter Workshop on Schizophrenia, Davos, Switzerland
Medico Legal Reports: Please contact Dr Wright’s Private Secretary for information and appointments

Contact Details

Appointments: 0117 287 2000
Private Secretary: Carole Baldwin
Contact Number: 0117 287 2000
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