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.
|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|
|Appointments NHS:||Consultant Psychiatrist, 2gether NHS Foundation Trust|
|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|
|Appointments:||0117 287 2000|
|Private Secretary:||Carole Baldwin|
|Contact Number:||0117 287 2000|