Psychiatrist, Dr Sonali De Sylva, mental health

Dr Sonali de Sylva

Dr Sonali de Sylva is an experienced child & adolescent psychiatrist. She obtained her fellowship and the Certificate of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry with the College of Psychiatrists in 2013. She has worked in a number of different hospital and outpatient settings throughout Australia and New Zealand. Sonali enjoys working with children, young people and families and specialises in all areas of child and adolescent psychiatry. She adopts a holistic approach. She also liaises with families, other healthcare professionals, school and organisations/ support groups as required.

Qualifications

MBChB, FRANZCP, Cert C&A Psych

Consulting Days

Thursdays (8:30am – 1:45pm) and Fridays (9:30am – 5:30pm)

Special Interests

Mood disorders, anxiety disorders, early psychosis, eating disorders, ASD, ADHD Treatments: Psycho-therapeutic modalities including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Family Therapy, together with medication

Referral Required

GP referral (12 months or indefinite) or specialist referral (3 months)