About Dr Fiona Mason

MBBS FRCPsych DFP SFFMLM

Dr Fiona Mason
 
 

A senior clinician with more than 25 years clinical experience both within the National Health Service and the Independent sector.

Dr Mason qualified with the degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University of London in 1987. She then became a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in 1992, and a Fellow of the College in 2009. She obtained the Diploma in Forensic Psychiatry in 1995.

She undertook higher training in Forensic Psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital between 1992 and 1996, before moving to Broadmoor Hospital as a Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist. After this, she was appointed as a consultant at St Andrew's Healthcare, where she remained until 2016, before leaving to establish Dr Fiona Mason Ltd. 

Her other appointments include Associate Registrar for Leadership and Management at the Royal College of Psychiatrists, as well as Trustee, Council Member and Senior Fellow of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management.

Dr Mason is approved under Section 12(2) of the Mental Health Act 1983, as having special experience in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders. She is registered with the General Medical Council as a specialist in Forensic Psychiatry according to the provisions of Schedule 2 of the European Specialist Medical Qualifications Order 1995.

All in all, Dr Mason has the broad range of clinical expertise, leadership skills, unique insights and vast experience across a number of complementary fields to provide you with invaluable support and assistance with healthcare consultancy, leadership training, education services and medico-legal work.


Recent Appointments

ROYAL COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS

Associate Registrar, Leadership & Management (2012-present)

FACULTY OF MEDICAL LEADERSHIP and MANAGEMENt (FMLM)

Senior Fellow (2016-present)

Board and Council Member (2013-present)

St Andrew's Healthcare (2001-2016)

Chief Medical Officer (2012-2016)

Director of Healthcare (2011-2012)

Deputy Medical Director (2009-2011)

Associate Medical Director, Services for Women (2008-2009)

Lead Psychiatrist, Women's Service (2007-2010)

Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist (2001-2006)


Other Appointments

MEDICINE, SCIENCE AND THE LAW

Consulting Editor (2010-2016)

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE RAPE & INCEST CRISIS CENTRE

Trustee (2009-2010)

BROADMOOR HOSPITAL

Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist (1996-2001)