School of Medicine

Department of Psychological Medicine

The role of the Department of Psychological Medicine is to perform research and teaching in psychiatry, health psychology and consultation skills to the highest possible standards and to contribute to the delivery of high quality health care in the wider community.

The Department of Psychological Medicine was formed in late 2004 from the merger of the Departments of Psychiatry and Health Psychology.

The department also houses the Werry Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health.


  • Our department

    Learn about the history and structure of our department.

  • Teaching and learning

    Find out about details of studying in psychiatry, health psychology, consultation skills and medical humanities