Dr Stephen Westgarth

Qualifications

MBBS, MRCPsych, PgDipCBT

GMC number: 4024521

Practicing since: 1993

Specialties

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Consultation times

  • Tuesday 13:00 - 17:30
  • Overview

Or call us on

07920501141 / 0773327522

About

I have been a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist since 2003. I specialise in assessing and managing complex psychiatric and psychological disorders in children and adolescents. I implement evidence-based, high quality therapeutic interventions. 
 
As Medical Director of Child Psychiatry UK I am responsible for clinical practice within our organisation. Child Psychiatry UK helps young people with mental health and emotional problems. We provide the highest quality, expert delivered, evidence based treatments available. We do so with compassion, care and professionalism.

Special interests

ADHD, anorexia, autism, behavioural disorders, bulimia, CBT, chronic fatigue syndrome, depression, elective mutism, emetophobia, generalised anxiety disorder, health anxiety, headache, insomnia, OCD, panic, phobias, social phobia, tic disorders.

Other interests

I am an expert media spokesperson for the royal college of psychiatrists.

Personal interests

Fly fishing and the outdoors.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Stephen Westgarth at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • CT scan (or CAT scan)
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • MRI scan
  • Drug and medication monitoring
  • Workplace drug testing
  • Haematology profiles
  • Cardiovascular risk profile
  • Rheumatology profiles
  • Endocrine investigations
  • Aspects of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Assertiveness
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Counselling
  • Drug therapy
  • Impulse control

Locations Dr Stephen Westgarth works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • The Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists
  • Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Other post held

  • Full time in Private Practice

Insurers Dr Stephen Westgarth works with

Dr Stephen Westgarth works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP International
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Health-on-Line
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

Dr Stephen Westgarth does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Stephen Westgarth does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Stephen Westgarth does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.