Dr Pratima Singh
Dr Pratima Singh is an experienced psychiatrist with vast clinical experience in the UK since 2004. She completed her training from Maudsley training scheme and also worked as a consultant psychiatrist at South London and Maudsley NHS trust among other roles. She obtained her membership form the Royal College of Psychiatrists in January 2008 and has been on the GMCs Specialist Register as a specialist in treating adults with a variety of mental health conditions since 2013.
Dr Singh’s clinical interests lie in exploration of root causes of mental health conditions and in designing psychological and biomedical protocols that consider the individual, their unique circumstances and needs. She is an advocate of judicious use of psychotropic medications, in line with best evidence and for shortest periods they might be indicated. She has also trained under Institute of Functional medicine and strives to integrate the best of conventional psychiatry with in-depth exploration of nutritional, hormonal, stress or trauma related, toxic and infectious underlying causes of chronic mental health symptoms. She works as an adult and community psychiatrist for Hertfordshire NHS Partnership Foundation trust and has also set up UKs first functional medicine psychiatry clinic.
She is a sought-after speaker in the field of nutrition in mental health in the UK, being one of the foremost psychiatrists to advocate role of intensive lifestyle-based interventions to improve outcomes in mental health.