Dr Rachel Gibbons
Chair of the working group on the effect of suicide and homicide on clinicians at the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Dr Rachel Gibbons has been working in the NHS over the past 20 years in various psychiatric settings as a consultant psychiatrist and consultant medical psychotherapist. She has recently been working as the Director of Therapies for the Priory Group. She is a psychoanalyst and group analyst and current Chair of the Patient Safety Group and the Working Group on the Effect of Suicide and Homicide on Psychiatrists, at the Royal College of Psychiatrists. She has been working on suicide over the last 13 years. She was the Suicide Lead for Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust, a founding member of the Haringey Suicide Prevention group, and clinical lead for the London Transport Police Suicide Prevention Team. She has been facilitating a Suicide Group for consultant psychiatrists for the last 13 years.