There are close to three thousand practicing psychiatrists in Australia.
Doctors undertake specialist training (minimum five years), conducted by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, to qualify as psychiatrists. With Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) qualifications, they can achieve recognition as Consultant Psychiatrists and practice in Australia.
Psychiatrists often specialise further in areas such as child and adolescent psychiatry, forensic psychiatry (legal and criminal matters), psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, psychiatry of old age, addiction psychiatry and psychiatry of learning disability.
Dr Halimah Hassan
Dr Claudia Anton
Ivanhoe, VIC 3079A boutique psychiatric practice servicing primarily Inner North, North East and East of Melbourne. Telepsychiatry is available to people living outside Melbourne metro areas.
Psychiatrists receiving referrals:
Dr Hassan and Dr Anton.
MB, BS, FRANZCP, CIME
Kew, VIC 3101Dr White is an experienced medicolegal psychiatrist based in Melbourne. He is an accredited independent medical examiner and permanent impairment assessor for WorkSafe Victoria, TAC, WorkCover NSW/Tasmania and Comcare. His areas of expertise include: Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Veterans, Fitness for Work, Insurance and Disability assessments.
Peninsula Aged Psychiatry
Frankston, VIC 3199Special interest in Neuropsychiatric disorders and Old Age Psychiatry.
Kings Grove Medical Centre, Beverley Hills, 2209
29 Ross Street, Parramatta, 2150
Parramatta, NSW 2150Private Practice (No bulk billing service in general psychiatry)
Skype consultations are also available.
PARKVILLE, VIC 3052Orygen Youth Health is a specialist youth mental health service that provides clinical services for young people aged 15-25. It incorporates a research centre and training service for professionals working with young people. It publishes research papers and the OYH News, a quarterly newsletter.
The Melbourne Clinic Consulting Rooms
RICHMOND, VIC 3121
M.B.B.S., D.Obst R.A.C.O.G., F.R.A.N.Z.C.P., M.P.M., Cert. Old Age Psych.
Hawthorn Road Consulting Suites
Nth Caulfield, VIC 3161
EAST MELBOURNE, VIC 3002
Millswyn Street Clinic
SOUTH YARRA, VIC 3141
Heatherton Consulting Rooms
Cheltenham, VIC 3192