Dr Minnie Joseph, one of the most experienced child psychiatrists in the region, heads our child and adolescent service. Along with Dr Ujrebail we are able to assess and treat (with medication and talking therapies) children with school refusal, separation anxiety, depression, anxiety, OCD, ADHD and autistic spectrum disorders, to name only a few. We offer a variety of talking therapies with our psychologist Dr Parmar and dance movement therapy with Ms Amelia Sommers.
We have comprehensive general adult psychiatry and all its sub-specialty services which means that we are able to assess and treat patients with as diverse problems as sleep disorders, brain injuries, ADHD in adults, anorexia and bulimia as well as depression, bipolar affective disorder, psychosis, OCD and anxiety. Dr Alfred White and Professor Swaran Singh, the senior members of our team along with Dr Sonsati and Dr Bettegowda bring more than 90 years of experience into the practice between them.
Our strong and capable team of specialists in Older Adult Psychiatry, Dr Tarun Kuruvilla and Kavita Das have many years of experience in treating variety of mental disorders, memory and cognitive problems.
Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) is an Innovative, non-invasive, painless, effective treatment for a variety of mental disorders including depression, anorexia and PTSD. It provides a solution to those for whom medication have failed to provide satisfactory relief or those who can not tolerate medication for various reasons or prefer not to use medication for their treatment.
Our strong team of senior Chartered Clinical Psychologists, Dr Beena Parmar, Dr Judith Holden and Dr Laxmi Budhwar have between them knowledge and skills to deliver a variety of therapies including CBT, EMDR and trauma focused therapy, patient centered therapy, family therapy. In addition they work as a team with each other providing peer supervision and also providing support to the psychiatry team.
Our expert Consultant Psychiatrists or Psychologists have years of experience in medico-legal work including patient assessments, producing court reports, expert witness work. Dr White, Dr Joseph, Professor Singh, Dr Durand and Dr Holden have the capability to deal with employment Issues, personal Injury, medical negligence, immigration related issues, mental capacity, substance Misuse related cases.
We provide high quality and efficient occupational health service for employers and employees with mental health issues from work related stress to PTSD, fitness to work assessments and therapy, counselling and support, employee rehabilitation after long-term sickness absence. We can also offer Mental Health Awareness and educational workshops for employees and management.
Dr White who leads this service has more than 30 years of experience in this field of psychiatry. Other members of the team include Dr Meetu Singh Sonsati and Dr Gautam Bettegowda, Dr Beena Parmar, chartered clinical psychologist and Ms. Bilquees Kamal, CBT therapist.
We have CQC approved rooms available for Physical and mental health professionals looking to hire rooms for their private practice. Oaktree is centrally located in Edgbaston, 5 minutes from the broad street, Birmingham and a 3-5 minutes walk from the Five Ways Station. The rooms at Oaktree are elegant, comfortable and well equipped with a good disability access. The pricing of the rooms is highly competitive for the central Birmingham location.