Our Practitioners

Working together to treat the whole person, as well as their family

Dr Chris Rikard-Bell 



Dr Chris Rikard-Bell, MBBS, FRANZCP, Cert. CAP, has more than 20 years experience working as a child, adult and family psychiatrist. He trained at Prince of Wales and Royal North Shore Hospitals. Dr Rikard-Bell was previously a staff specialist and the Clinical Director of the Arndell Children’s Unit at Royal North Shore Hospital for child and adolescent inpatients.

Dr Rikard-Bell has an interest in depression, anxiety, psychosomatic disorders, developmental disability, perinatal psychiatry, family management, post traumatic stress disorder and forensic and medico-legal aspects of child and adult psychiatry. Dr Rikard-Bell consults and admits patients as a Visiting Medical Officer to Dubbo Hospital.

Areas of specialty include:
– Medicolegal assessment for the Family Court and forensic compensation.
– Childhood and adult psychiatric disorders
– Family psychiatry

 For all Family Court Medlegal enquiries and appointments, please call (02) 8569 1823