Dr. Tarun Sehgal

Dr. Tarun Sehgal

I am a Senior Staff Specialist (Senior Consultant) in Psychiatry with Queensland Public Health. I have also been Clinical Director for acute mental health services with Queensland Health. I trained in UK attaining psychiatry specialist qualification before moving to Australia in 2015. I completed specialist qualification in Australia.

I am also in an academic appointment as an Honorary Senior Lecturer with School of Medicine, University Of Queensland.

I have special interest in managing Substance misuse and addictive behaviours, Neuropsychiatry disorders and PTSD. I am confident in managing Psychotic disorders, Mood and Anxiety disorders, Bipolar disorder, PTSD and peri-natal psychiatry.

Languages: I am fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. I have some knowledge of Tamil language.

Professional Qualifications:

  • MBBS- 2001, Dr MGR Medical University, Tamilnadu, India
  • DCP- 2008, Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry, Royal College of Physicians, Dublin, Ireland
  • MRCPsych- 2009, Royal College of Psychiatrists, London, UK
  • FTCertificate- 2009, Foundation of Systemic Practice (Family Therapy), London, UK
  • PGCME-2012, Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Education, University of Bedfordshire, UK
  • MSc(Neuroscience)-2013, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London, UK
  • CCT- 2013, Certificate of Completion of Training (General Adult, Rehabilitation and Liaison Psychiatry) Royal College of Psychiatrists, London, UK
  • FRANZCP-2016, Fellow of Royal Australian and NZ College of Psychiatrists, Australia