Dr. Oliver Suendermann joined our department in July 2016 as Clinical Psychologist and Manager at the Clinical and Health Psychology Centre (CHPC). He holds a Ph.D. and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, both from the Institute of Psychiatry at the Maudsley, King’s College London. He is also accredited with the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies.
Oliver is a Clinical Psychologist and Cognitive Behavioural Therapist with a special interest and expertise in treating and researching Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). He gained his skills in various specialist in- and outpatient clinics for OCD and BDD in the UK. Prior to joining NUS, he was the lead psychologist and manager of the national obsessional disorders clinic at the Priory Hospital North London. He has extensive experience in running workshops, training and supervising other professionals, as well as developing specialist OCD and BDD clinics.