Dr. James Kustow
Dr James Kustow is a respected London-based Consultant Psychiatrist. He works one day a week in a specialist NHS Adult ADHD service, one of the few NHS services of its kind in London. Dr Kustow has a private practice based on Harley Street in Central London. He has admitting rights at the Nightingale hospital in Marylebone, where his clinic was previously located.
Over the years Dr Kustow has developed a specialist clinical expertise working with Adult ADHD, both in terms of its diagnosis and medical management, but additionally in the development of comprehensive psychosocial interventions. He is committed to working with and building on people’s strengths and helping develop strategies to promote balanced, healthy living and positive relationships.
Dr Kustow is a member of UKAAN's Executive board and he has for many years been UKAAN’s Training Programme Director. He has co-organised a number of successful UKAAN conferences over the last few years, and has been instrumental in the development of UKAAN’s internationally respected educational programme for professionals. As a result of his considerable experience in the field, and his ability to communicate information in an engaging and thought provoking way, Dr Kustow has become a recognised national and international speaker in the field of Adult ADHD.
Dr Kustow is a co-author of a textbook on Adult ADHD published by Springer Health. He is also the chair of a team of European experts who are currently updating the pharmacotherapy section of the European Consensus Statement on Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult ADHD.
Dr Kustow is on the Board of Trustees of the London-based Anthony Nolan charity and was the founder of the award winning ‘Marrow’ programme, a network of university groups across the country, which provides a third of the UK’s stem cell register.