Dr Protheroe qualified as a medical doctor in 1987. He has worked as a consultant psychiatrist in both the UK and Australia since 1998.
Special interests and experience:
- Accredited in General Adult Psychiatry and Liaison Psychiatry.
- Accredited Practitioner in EMDR, a specialised form of psychotherapy that involves reprocessing traumatic memories.
- Lead Clinician in Liaison Psychiatry for 8 years.
- Published over 25 research papers/articles in peer reviewed journals.
I treat depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa, body dysmorphic disorder, medically unexplained symptoms, functional neurological symptoms, fibromyalgia, psychological problems associated with physical illnesses, work related stress, relationship problems and alcohol problems.