Dr Ralph Littlejohn

Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist

Priory Wellbeing Centre Harley Street, London (staff)

Priory Hospital Chelmsford (staff)

Priory Wellbeing Centre Fenchurch Street, London (visiting)

Priory Wellbeing Centre Norwich (visiting)

Stump Lane
Springfield Green
Essex, CM1 7SJ

Location telephone: 01245 345 345

Location email: chelmsford@priorygroup.com

Secretary name: Gill Willsher

Consultant telephone: 01245 244 747

Consultant email: GillWillsher@priorygroup.com

Dr Ralph Littlejohn

Dr Littlejohn has been a Consultant Child Psychiatrist in London for 20 years and at Priory for 16 years.  Before specialising he worked in Paediatrics and Accident and Emergency medicine. He has experience of the full range of child mental health problems. 

He is involved in the training and supervision of psychiatrists from the East London training scheme and medical students from the Royal London Hospital.  He has run training and education events for GPs, teachers, therapists and parents.  He continues to find great enjoyment and fascination in working with children and their families.

Dr Littlejohn sees outpatients at Priory. His clinical interests include the assessment and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), tics and behavioural difficulties. 

He works closely with experienced therapists, especially offering cognitive behavioural and family therapy. He offers treatment with medication when appropriate, in collaboration with patients’ general practitioners.