Dr Sasha Hvidsten

Clinical Director

Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist

CAMHS Birmingham and Midlands

Dr Sasha Hvidsten is an experienced Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist. She is committed to working with patients and their families to enable them to achieve the best possible outcomes. 

Dr Sasha Hvidsten has experience of helping children, adolescents and young adults with a wide range of difficulties including neuropsychiatric disorders. Her initial qualification as a paediatrician before training to become a psychiatrist gives her specialist expertise in helping those whose difficulties overlap both physical and mental health issues.

Qualifications and Experience

​Member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
Member of the Royal College of Psychiatry.
Post Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Law.

General Medical Council     
Full Registration number 4278818
Specialist Register (Child and adolescent Psychiatry)

Section 12(2) Mental Health Act and Approved clinician.

Medical Education 1991 - 1996  University of Birmingham
2002   MRCPCH 
​2005   MRCPsych
2015    PGCert (LLM)

Medico-Legal Experience

Dr Hvidsten has extensive experience in the preparation of reports including medico-legal reports for:

  • Personal injury cases
  • Criminal cases
  • Family cases, including divorce and child protection 
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