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Psychological Medicine

Psychological Medicine provides psychological and psychiatric care to patients accessing inpatient and outpatient clinical services.

We work in an integrated way within clinical multidisciplinary teams to deliver specialist assessment, therapy, teaching, training, supervision and consultation.

The team includes:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Clinical Psychologists
  • Clinical Neuropsychologists
  • Family Therapists
  • Assistant Psychologists

We are integrated into a number of clinical specialties across the organisation including:

  • Acute General Medicine
  • CFS/ME
  • Diabetes
  • Gynaecology
  • Haematology
  • Intensive Care
  • Long COVID
  • Major Trauma Centre
  • Neurosciences and Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Occupational Health
  • Oncology
  • Pain Management
  • Palliative Care
  • Perinatal Maternity
  • Renal and Transplant Medicine
  • The Rose Clinic
  • Sexual Health
  • Oxford Heart Centre

The Psychological Medicine team also provides an in-hours emergency service for the four Oxford University Hospitals hospital sites.

OUH clincians can access more information about this service on the Trust's SharePoint intranet pages.

There is a dedicated Children's Psychological Medicine team co-located within Oxford Children's Hospital.

Contact us

You can contact us using the details below:

Clinical Health Psychology: 01865 234264

Psychiatry: 01865 223153

Children's Psychological Medicine: 01865 223195


We welcome feedback on the experience people have when accessing our service. We use feedback to improve and develop the quality of the services that we offer.

If you would like to give feedback about the service you have received, you can do this via your clinician or alternatively through the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS):

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)


The department is research active with close links with local universities.

Psychological Medicine Research - Department of Psychiatry (


We provide training in psychological medicine for medical students, junior doctors, psychologists and other clinicians.

Psychological Medicine: training

Last reviewed:18 April 2024