Dr Trudi Seneviratne
Chair, Perinatal Faculty
Dr Trudi Seneviratne is a consultant adult and perinatal psychiatrist. She is the lead consultant for the specialist perinatal service at South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. She is also a lead for children’s safeguarding at the Trust.
Dr Seneviratne qualified as a medical practitioner in 1992, having trained at St Bartholomew’s Medical School, London. She has been an adult psychiatrist since 1995 and has specialised in perinatal mental health since 1998.
Dr Seneviratne was the first chair of the London regional network in perinatal psychiatry. Her special interest, clinically and academically, is perinatal psychiatry.
She has collaborated on a range of activities including service development, the use of mother and infant interaction videos, service evaluation, and effectiveness and outcomes research.