He specialises in forensic psychiatry (the overlap of mental illness and criminality). However, Dr Das has also had training in numerous other sub-specialties within psychiatry and also regularly gives evidence as a psychiatrist expert witness in civil cases and for the coroner’s court. He therefore also has ample experience in, and is confident to talk about, a plethora of presentations, topics and diagnoses related to mental health.
Dr Das has experience in a wide range of media, from radio to TV to regular blogging. His many published articles have covered multiple diverse topics, from how the stigma of mental illness is perpetuated by some media portrayals, to the difference between personality disorders and mental illness.
Dr Das also has experience as a formal media consultant, having been involved in documentaries related to mental health and crime.