Elysium Therapy Brighton
Speciality: Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist
I am a Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist at Elysium Therapy Brighton providing outpatient assessment and treatment to children and young people aged 4 – 18 suffering from ASD, ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Tics, Learning Difficulties, OCD, PTSD, Gender Dysphoria and Elimination Disorders (Enuresis, Encopresis).
I completed my MBBs at the University of Medicine in Timisoara, Romania in 1995. I then went on to specialise in Psychiatry and completed my specialist training in Athens.
I became a Consultant Psychiatrist in 2016 initially working with Dublin North County CAMHS. I am now engaged in part-time private practice.
Areas of Interest:
ASD, ADHD, tics, learning difficulties, mood and anxiety disorders, OCD, PTSD
General Child & Adolescent Psychiatry including depression, anxiety, stress related disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, trauma, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Gender Dysphoria, Elimination Disorders (Enuresis and Encopresis) and Autism Spectrum Disorders
ADOS-2 Administration & Coding Training Course (June 2019)
ADI-R Administration & Coding Training Course (October 2018)
Certificate of Completion of Training (Certificate of Medical Specialisation/Admission to the title of Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry) (April 2016)
Training in the programme: ‘Mental Health Promotion for children and adolescents with a chronic somatic illness’ (November 2014)
Training in the method ‘Positive Parents, Happy Children’ (July 2014)
Training in the methods of ‘Effective Child and Family Programme’ (November 2013)
Intermediate Level Course in Family and Couple Systemic Psychotherapy: Contextualising Change (Prudence Skynner Family and Couple Therapy Clinic of Springfield Hospital-South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust) (May 2012)
Foundations of Systemic Practice: Applications and Skills (Sutton Hospital-South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust) (February 2011)
Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Anthropology at Brunel University of West London (May 2004)
Degree in General Medicine from Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Medicine-Timisoara, Romania (1995)
Full GMC Registration with A Licence to Practice (reg. no.: 6157372)
Announcement in National Congress
‘Complicated Divorces: Looking for solutions through the juvenile public prosecutor’s office”
8th Greek Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Congress “Mental Distress and Resilience in Conditions of Crisis”, 2013, Athens
Personal Interests and family:
I am a mother of a teenager girl, who has just started getting a gist of the true beauty of life and of the many possibilities and challenges young people are faced with.
I love reading, travelling and physical exercise, while my everlasting, relaxing activity is writing.
Medical Secretary details:
Name: Christiana Lenard
Contact Number: 01273 059700
Elysium Therapy Brighton
52 Dyke Road Avenue