Dr. Hashmi is a highly compassionate psychiatrist with substantial experience, spanning over 30 years in the field. He holds his Specialist Registration in General Adult Psychiatry and is well versed in the assessment and treatment of all forms of mental illness including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder  He specialises in neurodiversity and has a special interest in Autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD). He delivers high quality, personalised patient care using the bio-psycho-social model.  He has also excelled in more senior positions in almost all sub-specialties in psychiatry such as Learning Disabilities and Child & Adolescent Mental Health. 

Committed to promoting the nation’s mental health and emotional wellbeing, impressively Dr Hashmi has dedicated most of his working career to the NHS and private practice. More recently he has developed a passion for creating online content and therapeutic tools for all to access to .


Professional Qualifications

BSc in English Language


Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry (DCP), Conjoint Board of the Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland

Diploma in Psychological Medicine (DPM), Conjoint Board of the Royal College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians, Ireland

Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry (PGDip-Psych), University of Leeds

British Association for Psychopharmacology (BAP) Certification in Clinical Psychopharmacology

MBA Health Executive [in progress], Keele University

Dr. Hashmi is an Accredited Mediator in all forms of mediation with special Advanced Training in Work Place and Employment Mediation.

Dr. Hashmi is a Medical Member First Tier Tribunal Service for the Social Entitlement Chamber, Ministry of Justice.

Dr. Hashmi is a Special Visitor to the Court of Protection Office of the Public Guardian, Ministry of Justice undertaking capacity assessment.

Registration with Professional Bodies

General Medical Council Full Registration [5193451]

Specialist Registration in General Adult Psychiatry

Specialist Associate Member of the RoyalCollege of Psychiatrists [13770]

Full Membership of the British Association for Psychopharmacology

Membership of Association of University Teachers in Psychiatry

British Medical Association Membership [8119596]

Medical Protection Society Membership [457657]

Approved under Section 12(2) of the Mental Health Act 1983 since 20 Sept. 2001

Approved Clinician MHA 1983 [updated 2007]

Approved Deprivation of Liberty Safeguard Assessor [DoLS]

Clinical Position

Consultant Psychiatrist in the NHS

Director Services Health Private Ltd and Ocean Care Limited (Dr Hashmi Online)

Medical Member First Tier Tribunal Service Ministry of Justice

Special Visitor to the Court of Protection Ministry of Justice

Clinical Interests

Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Asperger’s Spectrum Assessment (Autism)

Depressive Disorders
Anxiety Disorders
Bipolar Affective Disorders
Schizophrenia (all forms of psychosis)
Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
Personality Disorders
Tic Disorders (de la Tourette’s syndrome)
De-Clerambault’s Syndrome (Delusion of Love)
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Kleptomanic Syndrome (urge to steal items)
Diogenes Syndrome (obsession of hoarding)
Occupational Mental Health Assessments
Pre-Marital Compatibility Evaluation
Mediation and Conflict Resolution
Pre-employment Psychological Assessment / Personality Evaluation
Effective Working Environment


Hashmi S, Mortimer A (2011) The White Paper: GP Consortia & mental health services: a new model Progress in Neurology and Psychiatry GP Consortia – Mental Health VIEW PDF

Hashmi S T (2010) de Clerambault’s syndrome: les psychoses passionnelles. Neuropsychiatry News, Newsletter of the Section of Neuropsychiatry. View PDF

Hashmi S T (2009) Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: a case report. Neuropsychiatry News, Newsletter of the Section of Neuropsychiatry.Neuropsychiatry News VIEW PDF

New Found Passion

You Tube Channel

Public Speaker

Author of Psychoruptcy – It’s worse than bankruptcy!

Creator of Retrospective Estimation of Capacity

Founder of Ocean Care Ltd to promote creativity in mental health