Dr Marinus Klijnsma

Consultant Psychiatrist - Adult

The Priory Hospital Chelmsford (staff)

The Priory Hospital North London (visiting)

Stump Lane
Springfield Green
Essex, CM1 7SJ

Location telephone: 01245 345 345

Location email: chelmsford@priorygroup.com

Secretary name: Mandy Cashman & Tracey Price / North London: Sue Granger

Consultant telephone: 01245 244729 / 020 8920 5616

Consultant email: mandycashman@priorygroup.com / SueGranger@priorygroup.com

Dr Marinus Klijnsma

Dr Klijnsma studied medicine in the Netherlands and trained as a Psychiatrist in South London at St George’s Hospital.

He has published on various topics including patient advocacy http://pb.rcpsych.org/content/17/4/230 and alcohol detoxification http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8554652.

The needs of the patient come first for him and he is interested in the doctor-patient relationship. Collaboration is important. He is interested in psychotherapy and has received training in a number of therapies. He has many years of experience assessing and treating various mental health problems. Dr Klijnsma is also interested in and had training  to diagnose Autistic Spectrum Disorder and has diagnosed and treated adult ADHD for many years.

Languages: English & Dutch

MBBS (Dutch equivalent), MRCPsych