Dr. Manjiri Lele, Independent Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist | London
MBBS, MD, DPM, DNB, MRCPsych, CCT in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Year qualified: 1994
Dr. Lele, Consultant Child Psychiatrist, London is a qualified doctor specialising in the mental health of children and young people. She provides assessment and treatment services via Skype or face-face at the St Andrew’s Church Centre, Mount Park Road, Ealing W5 2RS.
Dr. Lele’s current role in NHS is in a CAMHS ADHD Service. She previously led an Adolescent CAMHS Service in West London.
Dr. Lele combines her knowledge and skills in medication-based treatment with her talking therapy skills acquired through her long experience. She finds her young clients, especially teenage, benefit from use of pragmatic techniques from Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy. She is able to apply Systemic and Psychodynamic therapy approaches in her work with children and their families. She works in collaboration with other colleagues when required.
Dr. Lele has experience in supporting patients during transitions from children’s mental health services to adult services, including maintaining mental health stability during University transfers after A-level examinations. She also offers assessments for young adults presenting with mental health concerns.
Dr. Lele is passionate about improving mental health in today’s fast-paced and sometimes stressful digital age. She is keen to assist schools and universities in the transformation of the communities children and youth live in, which see them facing social media pressures.
Dr. Lele speaks multiple languages fluently viz English, Hindi and Marathi. She has working knowledge of Urdu and comprehends Punjabi and Gujarati. Her work in the mental health sector in India (Mumbai) between 1995 and 2002 and subsequently as a NHS psychiatrist in West London has afforded her the sensitivity and understanding required to provide high quality work in a transcultural context.
Dr Lele, Consultant Child Psychiatrist, London is available to provide private clinic-based consultations and treatments to individuals and families. Overseas clients are welcome. She is able to provide consultation services to educational institutions as required. Please email if you wish to make initial enquiries.
Dr Lele has Provider Recognition from most Medical Insurance Providers such as, BUPA, AVIVA, CIGNA and Vitality. Patients with payment guarantees from BUPA International and CIGNA International / Global are welcome as well. please contact us for further information. AXA patient’s may wish to consider an appointment with Dr Joglekar instead.