Mythili Prathap is a Consultant Psychiatrist with more than 13 years of clinical work experience in psychiatry. She has worked in UK from 2002 till 2013 and gained experience in various specialties of psychiatry including General Adult Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. She has worked in a specialised Eating Disorders unit, Personality Disorder Service, and Brain Injury & Rehabilitation Psychiatry in the UK. In addition, she has obtained formal training in cognitive behavioural therapy CBT for depression and anxiety and Dialectical Behavior Therapy DBT( aimed at helping personality disordered individuals). She is one of the directors of SPMM Course Ltd which runs post graduate training courses for Psychiatric Doctors sitting for their MRCPsych exams in the UK. Her areas of special interest include Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry. Being a mother of young children, she greatly enjoys working with children and their families with psychiatric disorders, and brings a change in their lives through advice, supportive counselling and education.