Dr Chloe Beale, MBBS MRCPsych LLM
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Centre for Psychiatry
Dr Chloe Beale completed undergraduate medical training at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, QMUL. She undertook postgraduate training in psychiatry in East London with a year as clinical research fellow in liaison psychiatry at the University of Edinburgh, before taking up her current post as consultant liaison psychiatrist at Homerton University Hospital. She is also lead for suicide prevention for ELFT and has advisory roles with various suicide prevention organisations, including charities. She holds a Master’s Degree in medical law and has a particular interest in mental capacity and legal and ethical aspects of suicide. The main focus of her teaching is collaborative working between psychiatry and other medical specialties and mental health training and education for non-mental health professionals. She is involved in a number of projects challenging risk-averse, stigmatising and defensive culture within mental health services.