Dr Stein qualified in medicine from University College Hospital and worked for a few years in general medicine obtaining his MRCP, before going on to train as a psychiatrist at the Maudsley Hospital obtaining the MRCPsych in 1976. His principal consultant appointment was in Bromley starting in 1982 where he also ran the mother and baby unit for 15 years. He worked for 25 years as an NHS consultant in Bromley and then did a short spell in the Gordon Hospital in London, and worked for 2 years in Guildford. He has diagnosed and treated the full spectrum of psychiatric disorders whilst working in the NHS. He has always worked in private practice where more neurotic and stress disorders such as post traumatic stress disorder feature more prominently.
He has a long association with the British Journal of Psychiatry and worked as an assistant editor for a number of years and co-edited both editions (1998 and 2007) of College Seminars in Adult General Psychiatry the National textbook published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He has published research on post natal illnesses, lithium, personality disorders and a variety of other topics.
Areas of Expertise
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Schizophrenia Affective Disorders
- Personality Disorders
- Mental Capacity Assessments
- Post Natal Depression
- Substance Abuse
- Work Stress
- Bipolar Disorder
Courts or Tribunals: Clinical Negligence, Criminal and Offending, Employment, Family Court, Occupational Health, Personal Injury, Psychiatric Assessment
Age groups: Adult
Psychological Specialisms: Adult Mental Health Problems, Anger and Violence, Forensic, Mental Capacity, Personality Disorder, Substance Misuse, Trauma and PTSD