Bachelor of Arts MB BCh BAO DCH MRCGP FRCPsych Dip Clin Supervision
Dr O’Malley has practiced as a doctor since 1990 and as a consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist from 2004 until 2017 for the NHS.
As an EMDR consultant accredited since 2008 he sees patients with PTSD and complex trauma across the lifespan. He has presented widely in the fields of trauma, neglect and the developing brain, attachment disorders, personality disorders, emotional dysregulation in ADHD and is an expert in Autism Spectrum Disorders diagnosis and management. He now works in full time private practice.
He supervises therapists towards accreditation as both Practitioners and Consultants in EMDR. In Jan 2011 he became a fellow of the royal college of psychiatrists. He first presented this therapeutic approach at the annual conference of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and dissociation in November 2011 in Canada and at the Bowlby Centre in London. Karnac Books published his book, the Art of BART in March 2015 it is available from Amazon or karnacbooks.com. The follow up book entitled ‘’Sensorimotor Focused EMDR for psychotherapy: A new paradigm in Peak Performance is an integration of Sensorimotor Focused EMDR, Brief Effective Psychotherapy and Quantum Field Theory of the therapist patient interaction. He has been nominated as a member of the UK and Ireland EMDR association committee from 2016 to 2019.