Russell Razzaque

Russell Razzaque

Open Diaologue

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Dr Razzaque works as a Consultant Psychiatrist in NELFT, where he is also an Associate Medical Director and Director of Research and Innovation. Additionally, he currently serves as an elected member of the Council of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, and he is a Visiting Professor at London South Bank University.

His particular field of clinical and research interest is mindfulness – which he has been a trainer in for over fifteen years – and Open Dialogue. He is currently leading a national initiative to bring Open Dialogue to the NHS, helping to coordinate an NIHR funded multi-centre randomised controlled trial. He has also published numerous papers in this area in recent years in peer reviewed journals.

Russell is a published author in human psychology, with several books in the area, and he has also been a regular contributor to several national and international publications including Psychology Today, The Guardian, The Telegraph and The Independent.