Dr Joe Johnson
Location: Manchester / Liverpool / Sheffield
Dr Joe Johnson has worked as a General Adult Psychiatrist within the 5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust for the last 11 years, focusing on adult psychiatry. Dr Johnson has a medical degree, and is a Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
Dr Johnson has over 12 years experience within the NHS, providing Consultant input for inpatient services, the Community Mental Health Team, the Assertive Outreach team, HMP Risley and the Criminal Justice Liaison Team.
Dr Johnson specialises in the assessment and treatment of a variety of general psychiatric conditions including depression, anxiety, psychosis, OCD and substance misuse. Dr Johnson also has extensive training in managing neurodevelopmental disorders, Adult ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), offering a range of therapeutic methods, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
Dr Joe Johnson advised during the set up of the transitional and adult ADHD service, which has developed into one of the biggest ADHD service providers in the North West. He is involved in a research project funded by Manchester University, using cognitive remediation in Adult ADHD. He is also a speaker at national & international meetings and is the northwest national lead for UKAAN (Adult ADHD), leading the Trust ECT service and the Adult ADHD service at HMP Risley.
Dr Johnson is described by his colleagues as a sincere clinician with excellent communication skills and a reliable approach to the assessment and treatment of his patients. We are delighted to be working with Dr Johnson, and continue to build our North West team for our clients.
- Adult ADHD
- Autism (ASD)
- Substance Misuse
- MBBS – St Johns Medical College
- MRCPsych – Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
- Royal College of Psychiatrists
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)