Dr David Veale

Dr David Veale

Consultant Psychiatrist In Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

(FRCPsych, MPhil, BSc, MD)

David is a Consultant Psychiatrist in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy at the South London and Maudsley NHS Trust and The Priory Hospital North London, where he directs a national specialist service for people with BDD. He is a Visiting Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. He has co-authored with Rob Willson and Alex Clarke, a self-help book on Overcoming Body Image Problems including BDD and with Fugen Neziroglu a treatment manual for BDD for professionals. He was chair of the NICE Evidence Update on OCD and BDD in 2013 and a member of the working group that produced the NICE guidelines on OCD and BDD in 2005. He has been a Trustee of OCD Action since 1993 and was actively involved in organizing user conferences for anxiety disorders for several years. He was a member of the World Health Organization’s International Advisory group for writing the new diagnostic criteria for OCD and related disorders such as BDD. He has been researching BDD for nearly 20 years and has published approximately 40 scientific and teaching articles in BDD. His personal website is www.veale.co.uk

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