Dr Trudie Rossouw is a qualified child and adolescent psychiatrist, registered with the GMC. She has over 20 years of experience in working with children, young people and families. She had extensive experience in the NHS as well as in the private sector. She worked both in inpatient units as well as in outpatient clinics. She is internationally known for her work with children presenting with self-harm. She has several international publications. She also teaches nationally and internationally and frequently presents at international conferences although she gained international recognition for her work with young people with self-harm, she has experience in working with all mental health difficulties in children and young people. 100% of patients who saw her expressed that they felt understood.