Dr Trudie Rossouw

Associate Medical Director community of practice CYP services

NELFT

Deputy Theme Lead (NHS): Empowering Mental Health Service Users and Families

Dr Trudie Rossouw is one of the Associate Medical Directors at NELFT and a consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist. Trudie holds the strategic role for children’s services with the organisation. She has a doctorate research degree, based on her work of treating young people who present with self-harm. She is also a qualified psycho-analyst. Trudie published several papers in peer reviewed journals as well as chapters in books. She delivered papers to local and international audiences and regularly provides international training courses on mentalisation based therapy for adolescents.