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A private London clinic integrating psychiatry and psychology

Consultant Psychiatrists

Dr Robert Harland
BSc(Hons), MBBS(Hons), FRCPsych

Clinical Interests

  • Anxiety including generalised anxiety, health anxiety, social anxiety, phobias and phobic anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), panic and panic disorder
  • Depression, resistant depression including affective and mood disorder;
  • Bipolar disorder including manic and manic depression
  • Personality issues
  • Stress including traumatic stress, adjustment disorders, workplace bullying and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Bereavement
  • Personality issues including personality disorder
  • Psychosis including schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders
  • University / college student mental health
  • Occupational mental health issues
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  • Dr Harland charges £435 for an hour’s appointment and £245 for half an hour’s appointment.
  • For self-pay appointments, the Clinic generally requires payment at the time of making a booking.
  • Dr Harland does not take AXA PPP UK or Bupa UK but takes all other insurers and accepts their fee level. A pre-authorization number is required.
  • Cancellations made within 48 hours of the appointment time may still be liable to be charged, at up to 100% of the appointment fee. This will be at your clinician’s discretion.

Dr Robert Harland is a consultant psychiatrist at the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. He is experienced in the assessment and management of common and severe mental health problems including stress, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders and psychosis such as schizophrenia. He works in both inpatient and community/outpatient settings.

His psychiatric training was at the Maudsley Hospital. He is a trainer of junior psychiatrists and teaches medical students from Kings College London. He retains close links with the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN) including teaching on a number of academic courses, and is a Trustee of the Maudsley Philosophy Group Charitable Trust.

His special interests include the philosophical and conceptual aspects of psychiatry, alternative explanatory models of mental disorder and emotional distress, and combining pharmacological and psychotherapeutic approaches. He has published in a number of academic and popular journals.
He is an editor of the Maudsley Reader in Phenomenological Psychiatry.

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The Royal London and St Bartholomew’s Medical School, University of London

  • Straus Prize in Psychological Medicine 1998
  • Drapers Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement 2000

University College London, University of London

  • Social Anthropology BSc

Senior House Officer, Specialist Registrar Psychiatry Training

  • Maudsley Hospital, South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, 2002-2009.

Consultant Psychiatrist

  • South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, 2009-
  • Consultant Psychiatrist, The Sloane Court Clinic, 2010-

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

  • Clinical Director, 2017-2023
  • Medical Director, 2023-