Dr Dominique Thompson
GP and Director of Buzz Consulting
Dominique is a multi-award winning GP, young people’s mental health expert, TEDx speaker, author and educator, with two decades of clinical experience.
She is author of The Student Wellbeing Series (Trigger Press) for young people, and co-author of How to Grow a Grown Up (PenguinRandomHouse) for parents.
Dom has done two TEDx talks; ‘What I learnt from 78000 GP consultations with university students’ and ‘Understanding Why’.
Dom is a Clinical Advisor for NICE and Student Minds, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA). She was the GP representative on the NICE Clinical Advisory Eating Disorders’ Guidelines Development Group 2017. Other eating disorders projects include being clinical lead on the award winning Hungry for Words (a training module on eating disorders in men and boys) with University of Nottingham, and development of the Eating Disorders in Pregnancy website. She has also published an article on eating disorders in men and boys.
Dom was lead clinical advisor for Aardman Animation’s What’s Up with Everyone? Campaign.
Further information about Dom’s Consulting and other work see www.buzzconsulting.co.uk and check out www.growingagrownup.com (for parenting support and free resources).