Meet Dr. Jamie Speeden

Dr. Jamie Speeden, MBChB, FRACP (Paeds), FRANZCP (Cert Child & Adol)

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist and Paediatrician

Dr Jamie Speeden is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and Paediatrician currently working with children, young adults and their whanau privately at Totally Psyched, at the Waitemata District Health Board and as an Adolescent Physician at a youth health community clinic.

Dr Jamie's experience extends to living and working as a doctor in various DHBs around New Zealand, which has enabled him a broad appreciation of families from different backgrounds and cultures.

Prior to his psychiatry training in Auckland, Dr Jamie trained as a Paediatrician in the Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Auckland. He therefore has both a wealth of medical general paediatric and psychiatric knowledge which is extremely useful and unique among medical professionals available in private practice.

Dr Jamie has particular interests in treating and working with children and young people that have neuro-developmental issues such as ADHD, ASD and FASD, mood disorders (including depression and bipolar disorder), and anxiety disorders (including OCD).