David Jonathan Castle

Degrees, Title/Position:
Scientific Director, Centre for Complex Interventions, Centre for Addictions and Mental Health
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

Adjunct Appointments:
Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
Honorary Professorial Fellow, The University of Melbourne
Honorary Professor, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Cape Town
Clinical Professor, School of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, University of Western Australia
Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design, Swinburne University

Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
Mental Health


David has wide clinical and research interests, encompassing schizophrenia and related disorders, bipolar disorder, OCD spectrum disorders and disorders of body image. He has a longstanding interest in the impact of licit and illicit substances on the brain and body, and is actively engaged in programmes addressing the physical health of the mentally ill and the mental health of the physically ill. He has published widely in the scientific literature and is a frequent speaker at scientific meetings. His broader interests include music, literature, theatre and art.

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