Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Dr Alan Ogilvie is a leading consultant psychiatrist with more than 30 years of clinical experience. He practices in Oxford and London and currently offers online consultations (e-Consultations - video or audio) nationally.

Dr Ogilvie provides a flexible, innovative and entrepreneurial approach as well as a personalised treatment plan. His areas of expertise include bipolar disordersmood disorderspsychotic disorderspost-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)anxiety and depression, along with wide experience in general psychiatryHe is also able to provide second opinions.

He has a special interest and his expertise is in the understanding and treatment of bipolar disorders and severe depression. He has been involved in the care of many hundreds of people with this condition. This includes running a specialist treatment unit in Cambridge for treatment-resistant bipolar disorder and depression.

Furthermore, he was involved as founding director of Equilibrium, a bipolar foundation which launched in 2003 as an NGO spin-out from Oxford University Department of Psychiatry. This organisation had a membership network of almost 4000 and contacts from more than 167 countries. Actor Stephen Fry was its international ambassador. The foundation closed in 2015 and between 2007 and 2014, Dr Ogilvie was working part-time with the bipolar foundation and undertaking clinical work the rest of the time as a consultant psychiatrist.

As a keen researcher, Dr Ogilvie has published more than 33 articles on bipolar disorder, depression and ethics,  his work being cited in more than 2800 publications. What is more, he has been a clinical expert adviser to the UK National Library for Health Mental Health Specialist Library.

Especialista en

Bipolar disorder

Index:   1. What is bipol...

Mood disorders

What are mood disorders? There are several types of mood disorder, but all are loosely defined by the fact that your general mood or emotional ...

Psychotic disorders

What are psychotic disorders? Psychotic disorders are a group of serious mental health illnesses characterised by abnormal thoughts, and percep...

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

What is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) describes a set of symptoms that appear after experiencing...


Index: How is anxiety defined?...


What is depression? Depression is a mental illness characterised mainly by a prolonged and severe feeling of sadness. This feeling is associate...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive behavioural therapies
  • Conduct disorder
  • Depression
  • Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT)
  • Expert witness
  • Mental disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Panic attacks
  • Personality disorders
  • Phobias
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosomatic disorders
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-harm
  • Stress

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