Dr Roger Kennedy worked as a Consultant Family Psychiatrist at the Cassel Hospital Richmond, for 29 years and was an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry at Imperial College, London. He is trained as a Child Psychiatrist and a Medical Psychotherapist.
He has extensive experience of providing courts and social services with expert opinion on multi-problem families as well as in private law cases. He also has considerable experience in assessing compensation cases. He is acknowledged as a leading expert in the field, and has published several books and many papers. He sees adolescents, couples and families for therapeutic work, and offers assessments for children and parents.
Dr Kennedy can offer consultations to local authority workers dealing with complex families, and their departments.
Dr Kennedy is also a Training Psychoanalyst of the British Psychoanalytical Society, and was their President 2004-6. He has an extensive psychoanalytic and psychotherapy practice for adults, has many years experience of teaching and training in the therapy field, and is often involved in presenting at conferences both in the UK and abroad.