Dr Duncan Taylor is a consultant psychiatrist with experience across a broad range of mental health disciplines.
Dr Taylor graduated in medicine from The University of Edinburgh in 1999 and has been practicing in psychiatry for over 10 years. He became a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in the UK in 2006 and a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) in 2010. He has a broad range of experience in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. He has been practicing in Australia as a Consultant Psychiatrist since 2011.
Dr Taylor is interested in developing a broad psychiatric practice in general adult psychiatry at The Melbourne Clinic with a particular interest in mood disorders, anxiety disorders and interpersonal difficulties. He works with patients using a broad bio-psychosocial approach using a range of tailored treatment strategies, including: brief and long term psychotherapy (psychodynamic, supportive and CBT) and pharmacotherapy.
Dr Taylor is keen to work with general practitioners as well as psychologists and other health practitioners. He is able to provide after hours care to cater for people with busy working lives. He will provide psychiatric assessments and ongoing outpatient management as well as conducting comprehensive assessment and management plans.
Dr Taylor has a particular clinical interest in: