Professor Frederick W. Hickling, BSC (Anat.), MBBS, DM, FRCPsych(UK), FRSM, DLFAPA was born in Kingston Jamaica, in 1944. He attended…
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Frederick W. Hickling, BSC (Anat.), MBBS, DM, FRCPsych (UK), FRSM, DLFAPA, CD educated in medicine at University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona. Trained at St. Thomas’ Hospital Medical School, University of London, postgraduate training in psychiatry at UWI and the University of Edinburgh.
I helped to establish a unique community psychiatric service and to pioneer cultural therapy in Jamaica & shape policy for African Caribbean Mental Health at North Birmingham Mental Health Services, UK. I now have a private psychiatric research and clinical service in Kingston, Jamaica.
Former Head, Section of Psychiatry, UWI Mona, currently the Executive Director of the UWI Caribbean Institute of Mental Health and Substance Abuse (CARIMENSA). Appointed Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, UWI. Elected a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists UK, and Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry at UWI, I received the Order of Distinction (Commander) by the Government of Jamaica in 2012.
Modern and mobile comprehensive psychiatric evaluations
Treatment plans are formulated based on the diagnosis
Individuals or groups may require in-home or domiciliary intervention rather than treatment in private clinical
An organizational group training technique
Professor Hickling was instrumental in the development of the Caribbean Institute of Mental health and Substance Abuse
Upon my retirement from the Department of Psychiatry in 2010, I was appointed Emeritus Professor.
A private psychiatric research and clinical service
With distinctions in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Anatomy.
Dr. Hilary Robertson-Hickling, Senior Lecturer, Mona School of Business UWI Mona. Presents Taking Psychiatry to school: CARIMENSA the Dream-A-World Cultural…
Training programmes are offered to students, residents and professionals in the medical, psychiatric and psychological fields and include: Phenomenology Neuroanatomy…
Deinstitutionalization, Institutional Rehabilitation Development of Community Psychiatric Services Background During his tenure at the Bellevue Hospital (the sole residential psychiatric…