Meet the team - Redbridge

At NELFT, we pride ourselves in providing the best care by the best people. The team at Redbridge CAMHS are a dedicated group of mental health professionals who take pride in serving the people of Redbridge:

 

CAMHS Service Lead

Siobhan

My name is Siobhan and I have been working within the wider Redbridge CAMHS service since 2012. I became the EWMHS Service lead in October 2018. I have worked for many years prior to this with children and young people as a Specialist Social Worker in Mental health and Substance Use. My team and I look forward to supporting you and your family in any way that we can.

 

 

Wellbeing Hub

Paul See

Hi, my name is Paul See and I am a clinician here at in the Well-being Hub in EWMHS Redbridge. In the Well-being Hub, we look at all referrals that are received to assess their level of urgency and risk through a comprehensive telephone assessment.

 

Helen Parrish

Hi my name is Helen Parrish, I am a Nurse, and I have worked in Child and Adolescent Mental Health since 2006. I work with young people and their families offering support and guidance, and I work as part of the triage team in Redbridge.

 

Dana Webb

Hi, my name is Dana Webb and I am a Triage clinician in the Well-being Hub. In triage, we look at all referrals that are received into the Wellbeing Hub to assess their level of urgency and risk through telephone and face to face assessments. Our referrals come from GP’s, social workers, schools and professionals and self-referrals. The children and young people I assess have ranging mental health and emotional wellbeing concerns such as anxiety, depression, psychosis, ADHD to name a few.

 

Peter Spelman

My name is Peter Spelman. I am very experienced in the field of mental health and am qualified as a CBT therapist.

I have worked in this service for the last 7 years. Currently I am undertaking assessments of young people newly referred to the service.

 

 

 

 

Clinical Psychologists

Dr Vivien Wong

My name is Dr Vivien Wong and I am a Clinical Psychologist at Redbridge CAMHS, working with children and families with a range of emotional, social and behavioural difficulties. I offer assessments and time-limited interventions using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mentalization-Based Therapy, Systemic approaches and third wave CBT approaches (such as Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness and Compassion-Focused Therapy). I look forward to meeting you and working together towards bringing life changes that are meaningful for you and your family.

Janet

My name is Janet and I am a clinical psychologist with many years’ experience of working with young people and their families .In this team, where I have worked since 2005, I am the clinical lead psychologist and manage the pathways on which young people wait to be seen for psychological therapies, such as cognitive behaviour therapy, family therapy and child and psychotherapy.

 

 

 

 

Dr Christina Loucas

My name is Dr Christina Loucas. I am a Clinical Psychologist. My work involves supporting young people and their families to improve their emotional and mental well-being. I have been working in mental health for the past 8 years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specialist CAMHS Doctors

Dr Radha Kandeth

My name is Dr Radha Kandeth. I am a child and adolescent consultant psychiatrist, working in Redbridge EWMHS. I have 15 years’ experience of working with children, young people and their families. I see children with different mental health difficulties including ADHD, Autism, Depression, self-harm, anxiety, OCD etc. I prescribe medication if and when children and young people need them so that they feel able to talk and think about their feelings or will help them at school and home . I love to work closely with you and your family so that you will make a difference and do well in your future.

 

Dr Fakiha Masod

My name is Dr Fakiha Masood. I am a child and adolescent speciality doctor psychiatrist, working in Redbridge EWMHS. I have worked across different sectors of psychiatry but I always preferred working with children and with younger Adults with mental and emotional needs. I have years of experience of working with children, young people and their families. I see children with different mental health difficulties including ADHD, Autism, Depression, self-harm, anxiety, OCD etc. I can also prescribe medication if and when children/young people need them. I find it extremely rewarding to make a change in a young person’s life.

 

Dr Aye Aye Yee

My name is Dr Aye Aye Yee and I am a Child and adolescent psychiatrist with 20 years’ experience working with children and their family with mental health disorders. My area of speciality is neurodevelopmental disorders like Autism and ADHD. I am part of a special team who are all very talented and experienced in working with children and adolescents alongside their families. I really love my job and enjoy helping children and their family.

 

 

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STAR Workers

Trevor

My name is Trevor and I have been a STAR worker (Support Time and Resilience Worker) at Redbridge EWMHS since January 2018. My role involves providing support to young people with mental health difficulties in the community and in schools. I work closely with schools and external agencies to identify external support that may be available for children. In addition, I am also part of the Emotional Wellbeing Hub team where I work directly with children and their families by delivering brief interventions where necessary, along with co-facilitation of groups within the wider CAMHS treatment pathways.

 

Arika

My name is Anika and I have been a STAR worker (Support Time and Resilience Worker) at Redbridge EWMHS since January 2018. My role involves providing support to young people with mental health difficulties in the community and in schools. I work closely with schools and external agencies to identify external support that may be available for children. In addition, I am also part of the Emotional Wellbeing Hub team where I work directly with children and their families by delivering brief interventions where necessary, along with co-facilitation of groups within the wider CAMHS treatment pathways.

 

Ellice King

Hi my name is Ellice King - I currently work at the Grove under the emotional wellbeing and mental health service (EWMHS) as a STAR worker (Support time and resilience worker). I previously worked at Fusion the young person's drug and alcohol service which is also under CAMHS as a health and wellbeing practitioner going round to schools providing young people with advice and information around drugs and alcohol.

 

 

 

 

 

CAMHS Admin Team

Shamim Ali

My name is Shamim Ali.  I am the Admin / Secretary support at EWMHS – Emotional Well-being & Mental Health Service. I have been with the admin team for the past 9 years.  I am happy to be part of the admin team that provides much needed admin support for the clinicians and the doctors.

 

Ann Harris

My name is Ann Harris. I am an administrator for the Emotional Well-being Mental Health Services (previously known as Redbridge CAMHS). I work here three days a week and have worked for NELFT for the last 4 years. I am happy to be part of the admin team that provides much needed support for the clinicians.

Caroline Marcus

My name is Caroline Marcus. I am an administrator for the Emotional Well-being Mental Health Services (previously known as Redbridge CAMHS). I work here three days a week.  I am happy to be part of the admin team that provides much needed support for the clinicians.

 

Tracy Semper

My name is Tracy Semper, I am Medical Secretary for Redbridge EWMHS.  I work with a team of 2 consultants and trainee doctors.  I am responsible for booking appointments, typing clinical letters, reports and managing the doctor’s diaries.  The admin team support specialist CAMHS Service.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vicky Hearn

My name is Vicky Hearn, and I am a Medical Secretary – I have been working for Redbridge EWMHS since October 2017. I am now part-time so I help out wherever I am needed most.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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