Individual Partner: Andrew West, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Preferred contact: contact@
Key Words: Resident in: UK ; Working in: UK ; Area(s) of Interest in VBP: Education (medical), Publications and Research (qualitative), Services (person-centered) (teamwork) (consultation and liaison), Other (Uncertainty in clinical practice, Culture of Healthcare); Related Area(s) of Interest: Communication skills; Area(s) of healthcare expertise: Mental health (Child, adolescent, and family. Liaison), Other (Dynamic and systemic practice, Mindfulness).
Brief Description of Work: I am a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, recently retired from Berkshire Healthcare NHS Trust. I have been a trainer, appraiser, supervisor, mentor, and coach with the trust and have an honorary contract with Thames Valley and Wessex NHS Leadership Academy as a mentor for NHS staff. My energy and attention are now directed towards supporting individuals, groups and organisations through developmental and exploratory process using conversation and writing.
“Being With and Saying Goodbye. Cultivating Therapeutic Attitude in Professional Practice” Karnac 2016
Therapeutic Attitude (Blog) https://afwest.com/