Dr Stephen Westgarth



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.


  • Tuesday 13:00 - 17:30


Current posts

  • Full time in Private Practice


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.

Member of

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


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)

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.