Psychiatrists Plus – specialists in psychiatric assessments and preparing psychiatric reports for the legal profession and other bodies throughout Scotland.
Psychiatrists Plus offers an easily accessible central point of contact for solicitors, the courts or other referrers seeking to instruct an expert in the field of psychiatry. We provide our service throughout Scotland. We can also provide access to counselling services through our fully qualified counsellor.
We are a professional team of independent section 22 approved psychiatrists who perform psychiatric assessments and prepare psychiatric medico-legal reports for solicitors, the courts and individuals.
All our psychiatrists are registered with the General Medical Council and are section 22 approved doctors with experience in the above fields.
We provide independent psychiatric expert opinion across Scotland.
We produce reports for:
- Appeals to Mental Health Review Tribunals
- Adults with Incapacity Act assessments
- Guardianship application assessments
- Court reports
- Home Office asylum appeals
- Department of Work and Pensions appeals
- Psychiatric assessment as part of custody cases or children’s panel cases
- Personal injury
Psychiatrists Plus aim to remove the difficulties which solicitors and other bodies may have in sourcing appropriate psychiatric expert opinion, particularly at short notice. We aim to simplify the process for you by providing an easily accessible point of contact when you require independent psychiatric opinion.
We provide a single point of contact service for legal professionals who require to identify and instruct expert psychiatric opinion. After we are advised of your requirements and instructed to proceed, we can quickly arrange for one of our experts to carry out an independent assessment and prepare a comprehensive report for you within your specified timescale.
In addition to providing psychiatric services, we also provide access to counselling services for individuals (over 18s and couples), who may require to see a counsellor for a variety of reasons including:
- Anxiety and depression
- Relationship problems
- Adjustment problems
Our counsellor, as well as being a qualified doctor, has a post-graduate degree in person centred counselling and is a fully qualified counsellor. Should you wish to discuss your specific requirements or to discuss suitability for your needs, please contact us on 0141 228 4722 / 07788 203 069 or by email at: email@example.com.
Our fees are competitive and can be met by Legal Aid Board rates. Please contact us for further details on fees for either our psychiatric or counselling services.