Dr Adhiraj Joglekar

Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

MBBS, MD, MRCPSYCH, CCT in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Year qualified:1992

Specialty

Personal profile

After his medical graduation in 1992 Dr Joglekar specialised in general adult psychiatry. Following his MD in Bombay he worked as a Lecturer and subsequently entered private practice as a consultant psychiatrist before seeking further training in UK in 2001. After completing his membership exams, Dr Joglekar trained in child & adolescent mental health and works as a NHS consultant child & adolescent psychiatrist in the CAMHS at West London Mental Health NHS Trust.

Dr Joglekar has over 6 years in this position led and developed the adolescent team. Dr Joglekar offers expertise in assessment and treatment of ADHD, psychosis, mood and anxiety disorders as well as eating disorders amongst other conditions in young people. He uses pragmatic talking treatments such as cognitive behaviour therapy with medication as appropriate.

Working in Bombay and over last 13 years in London, two buzzing cosmopolitan cities, has allowed Dr Joglekar to train and work in a variety of cross cultural contexts. He is multi-lingual and fluent in English, Hindi and Marathi. He is also quite familiar with Gujarati.

Professional Membership



  • Royal College of Psychiatrists

Clinical Interests



  • Early onset psychosis: this may include prodromal presentations, schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders

  • Mood disorders: depression and bipolar disorders

  • Anxiety syndromes: generalised anxiety, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorders

  • Post traumatic stress disorder

  • Eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia and binge eating problems

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity including the predominant inattention variety known as ADD 

  • Emerging personality disorders

  • Self harm

  • Adjusment disorders

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