Special clinical interests: • Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (able to see young people and adults aged 18 (sometimes age 16) and over with ADHD/Adult ADHD).
General adult psychiatry.
Dr Sally Cubbin MBChB MRCPsych MSc Dip CBT FECSM
Dr Sally Cubbin is a highly qualified, experienced, sensitive and caring Consultant Psychiatrist with special expertise in the diagnosis and management of Adult ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). She is happy to assess and treat patients from age 18 (sometimes age 16) for a range of psychiatric disorders.
She holds a Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy from Oxford University and uses these skills for the treatment of mental illness using a psychological approach to compliment her medical skills.
She is a member of the UK Adult ADHD Network (UKAAN) training committee. In this role she has worked on the development of UKAANs national training programme which provides one and two day workshops for psychiatrists to learn now to assess for and treat adult ADHD which she helps deliver.
She was first registered by the General Medical Council (GMC number 4009027) in 1993 holds the degrees Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) from the university of Bristol, UK (1993) as well as a Masters Degree (MSc) in Psychological Medicine (University of Wales, Cardiff 2000). She completed her higher training in psychiatry in the Oxford Deanery and also The Maudsley Hospital, London. She is a member by examination of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (2000) and is a member of the European Society of Sexual Medicine and a Fellow of the European Committee on Sexual Medicine. She is approved as having expertise in the assessment and treatment of mental disorders by the Secretary of State under Section 12(2) of the Mental Health Act (1993).
She worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist at the Maudsley Hospital Adult ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) National Referral Service in London for four years from 2008 to 2012 where she assessed and managed patients with this disorder. She then remained with the Trust until February 2014 working in the Psychosexual Service treating male and female sexual dysfunction.
She has also worked as an NHS Consultant in general adult psychiatry in Hampshire and for the charity St Andrews Healthcare working with patients with acquired brain injury. She now primarily assesses and treats adults with ADHD but will also see patients with some other psychiatric disorders such as anxiety, depression, OCD and sexual disorders. She also provides an Adult ADHD service for the NHS in Hampshire. She can be commissioned for some medico-legal work. She has a private practice in general psychiatry and Adult ADHD with clinics in Oxford, Windsor and Southampton.
Management – she has spent time working in the private healthcare sector as well as the NHS and held the post of Associate and then Assistant Medical Director of Bupa from 2001 to 2004.
Teaching – she has worked as both a clinical skills tutor and an academic tutor to Oxford University medical school and continues to contribute to training as a member of the UK Adult ADHD Network (UKAAN) training committee..
She has an interesting and broad background as a medical doctor and has previously held appointments in Accident and Emergency Medicine as well as Paediatrics, and has a Diploma in Child Health and a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. She has travelled extensively and has worked abroad. Her interest in expedition medicine has led to voluntary work participating as expedition doctor on a Raleigh International expedition to South America.
Research Interests: Adult ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Current NHS and/or university posts: Hon. Consultant Psychiatrist, Maudsley Hospital, London
Year of first medical qualification: 1993
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych),
Member of the UK Adult ADHD Network (UKAAN) and member of their training committee
Member of the European Society of Sexual Medicine (ESSM),
Member of the British Medical Association
Tel: +44(0)845 5280 898 or 07887 640102
Fax: +44(0)845 5280 899
Mailing address for postal referrals: PO Box 3712, Olney, MK16 6BQ
Availability: Weekdays – variable times