Dr Sheetal Sirohi is a General Adult Consultant Psychiatrist working in London and Surrey .She has previously worked as a Substantive NHS Consultant both on inpatient wards and in the community. She has also worked in specialist services such as liaison, Home treatment ,crisis ,assertive outreach teams and the community forensic services.She left the NHS in 2017 to focus on her vision of building a high quality mental health service in the private sector responsive to patient needs in a timely manner.
Dr Sirohi treats a range of mental health conditions, including bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety disorders,personality disorders, schizophrenia, self-harm and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). She also supports patients suffering from work stress and relationship issues.
She is enthusiastic in providing her patients with the best treatments and specialist mental health care. To improve her approach, she has previously created virtual patients and training films for psychotherapy and risk assessment. She has also supported the development of the Suicide Prevention Strategy for Surrey and aims to promote digital safety and awareness (‘Digital Risk’), in relation to mental health and use of the internet. Dr Sirohi has also been a video presenter for mental health portals online.
She has a role in the Royal College Public Education Committee in facilitating patient engagement. She also involved in initiatives, such as the ‘Happy Soul Festival’, which involves bringing about awareness of wellbeing and mental health in Afro-Caribbean and Asian communities. In addition to this, she has links with mental health charities, such as MIND.
She presents at GP education events and is available to present at corporate events promoting mental health in the workspace.