Signposting

Careers Advice

Sandy Taylor, General (Notts)
Ilona Bendefy, General (Derbyshire)
Nigel Scarborough, Deanery
Christine Johnson, Deanery

Please complete the online form for details.

Counselling / Therapy

BMA Counselling – 08459 200 169
Resolve Counselling Derbyshire Community Health Services -
01246 513164 or 01246 512188 (via occupational health)
Antoine Bowes – S Derbyshire
Elisabeth Katis – N Derbyshire
Those in Nottinghamshire can also access local counselling through GP-S, please complete the contact form on the website to be put in touch with a suitable counsellor.

Disability

Drug and Alcohol Problems

Alcoholics Anonymous

Tel: 0845 769 7555
Email: help@alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Alcoholics Anonymous Website

The British Doctors’ and Dentists’ Group (BDDG)

Tel: 07825 107970
Email: bddg@btinternet.com
The British Doctors’ and Dentists’ Group Website

Narcotics Anonymous

Tel: 0300 999 1212
Narcotics Anonymous Website

The Sick Doctors Trust Helpline

Tel: 0370 444 5163
Email: help@sick-doctors-trust.co.uk
The Sick Doctors Trust Helpline Website

Emotional Support

Samaritans

Tel: 116 123
Email: jo@samaritans.org
Samaritans Website

GP Health Service

Tel: 0300 0303 300
Email: gp.health@nhs.net
GP Health Service Website

Financial Support

The Cameron Fund

Tel: 020 7388 0796
Email: info@cameronfund.org.uk
The Cameron Fund Website

Royal Medical Benevolent Fund

Tel: 020 8540 9194
Email: help@rmbf.org
Royal Medical Benevolent Fund Website

Royal Medical Foundation

Tel: 01372 821010
Email: rmf-caseworker@epsomcollege.org.uk
Royal Medical Foundation Website

Gambling Addiction

Gamcare

Tel: 0808 8020 133
Email: info@gamcare.org.uk
Gamcare Website

Information and Support

The Doctors Support Network (DSN)

Email: info@dsn.org.uk
The Doctors Support Network Website

Support4Doctors

Tel: 020 8540 9194
Support4Doctors Website

NCAS

Tel: 020 7811 2600
NCAS Website

LMC Liaison Officers

Michelle Barksby, Nottinghamshire – 0115 977 1341
Annie Meakin, Nottinghamshire – 0115 977 1341
David Gibb, Derbyshire – 01332 210008

Local Services - One-to-One Support

Nottinghamshire LMC Pastoral Network

Tel: 0115 977 1341
Email: office@nottslmc.co.uk
Nottinghamshire LMC Website

Derby and Derbyshire LMC

Tel: 01332 210 008
Email: office@derbyshirelmc.nhs.uk
Derby and Derbyshire LMC Website

Derbyshire CPD – Retainers and returners HEEM tutor

Email: bevis@doctors.org.uk
Derbyshire CPD Website

Let’s Talk Wellbeing

Tel: 0115 956 0888
Email for Nottingham City & County: letstalknottingham@nottshc.nhs.uk
Let’s Talk Wellbeing Website

Loss and Bereavement

Cruse Bereavement Care

Tel: 0844 477 9400
Email: helpline@cruse.org.uk
Cruse Website

Medical Societies

Nottinghamshire Medico Chirurgical Society

Tel: 0115 962 7758
Nottinghamshire Med Chi Website

Derby Medical Society

Email:info@derbymedicalsociety.co.uk
Derby Medical Society Website

National Services

Counselling and Advice

BMA Counselling

Tel: 0845 920 0169 (landline: 01455 254 189) – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Email: info.d4d@bma.org.uk
BMA Counselling Website

Doctor Advisor Service

Tel: 0845 920 0169 (landline: 01455 254 189) – ask to speak to a Doctor Advisor
Email: info.d4d@bma.org.uk

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Website

UK Council for Psychotherapy

UK Council for Psychotherapy Website

Pastoral Network

Professional matters, such as being subject to a patient complaint, performance review investigation or referral to the GMC
Derbyshire – 01332 210008
Nottinghamshire Pastoral Network Website

Relationships

Relate

Tel: 0300 100 1234
Relate Website

Wellbeing

NHS Choices

NHS Choices Website