Dr Ashu Gandhi is currently a Psychiatrist at Melbourne, Australia. He is a postgraduate (M.D) in Psychiatry from the National Institute of Mental health and Neurosciences, Bangalore. He has various national and international publications and presentations to his credit. He has also been in the organising committee of various international conferences. He has experience in teaching and supervision of students form a multidisciplinary background, research, clinical and academic psychiatry. He holds special interest in management and leadership issues related to mental health.
He specialises in understanding and managing psychiatric disorders including anxiety disorders, depression, stress, psychosis, schizophrenia, besides the whole gamut of psychiatric disorders found in the adult population. He also has an ongoing interest in managing psychiatric problems in clients having comorbid medical illness. He believes in individualised contextualised, empathic clinical care of the client, which is not restricted to psychopharmacology but also encompasses the psychological and psychosocial management. He has numerous years of experience in dealing with mental health issues, including depression, anxiety, psychosis, schizophrenia, substance abuse etc.