Portraits: Patients and Psychiatrists

Wellcome Trust Arts Award 2009

Appointment with Psychiatrist 06/08/09

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I meet with Dr J (Fredrics’ Psychiatrist) in his office at River House (Forensic Unit) Bethlem Hospital at 10am. Dr J tells me how he became a Doctor after enjoying dissecting Dogfish at School, he said he grew cynical working as a hospital doctor and it was then that he decided to change to psychiatry as he found it intellectually stimulating. He worked at Broadmoor Hospital where he looked after Female Psychotic Patients before moving to work at River House. I made this Drawing after our meeting…

Drawing after meeting with Dr

Written by gemmaanderson

26/08/2009 at 2:23 pm

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