Qualified and licensed Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist.
Up-to-date CPD in relevant areas.
Post-graduate training in Child Psychiatry.
5 years relevant experience in Child Psychiatry.
Other specialist experience e.g. commissioning, accreditation, practice guideline development
Supporting Service Development.
Supporting Research and Development.
Expert knowledge of Child Psychiatry including child development, physical health, pharmacology, emotional health, interpersonal health, psychiatric disorders, substance misuse.
Expert knowledge of adult mental health to identify and arrange appropriate management of parental mental health concerns, and to facilitate transition to adult mental health.
Expert knowledge of pharmacological and psychotherapeutic strategies for the treatment of mental, emotional or behavioural disorders in children/the young person.
Demonstrable psychotherapeutic skills: individual, group, family.
Assessment and advice to social care & the legal system with regard to development, mental health and care needs of children and young people.
Up-to date Research skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to work well as part of a team
Ability to act on own initiative within the framework.