Rob Waller

rob waller

Dr Rob Waller is a Consultant Psychiatrist working for the National Health Service in Scotland. He is married to Susanna and lives in Edinburgh with their sons James and David. He has a particular interest in eHealth - the use of technology to enhance healthcare.

He is a Director of the Mind and Soul Foundation and is on the Board of Mercy Ministries UK. He is a member of the executive committee of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Spirituality Special Interest Group.

Rob wants to empower mental health professionals to use their skills in a Godly way and inform the places where they work. He believes the good news of Christianity brings an essential contribution to mental health services.


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Mini CV

Consultant Psychiatrist, NHS Lothian
Dr Waller read Medicine  at Downing College at the University of Cambridge. He also read for an intercalated degree in Neuroscience. He undertook basic and higher psychiatric training in the Yorkshire Deanery and also work as an Honorary Lecturer in the Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences at the University of Leeds.
He is a Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He is on the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council for General Adult Psychiatry, with an additional endorsement in Liaison Psychiatry [GMC number: 4776537].
He holds a Masters in Clinical Psychiatry and a Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education from the University of Leeds and a Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy from the University of Durham.