Dr Miller is a senior psychiatrist specializing in general adult and old-age psychiatry and a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
He specializes in the psychological impact of trauma, across a person’s lifetime and uses a combination of medication and talking therapies to treat these conditions. Dr. Miller has over 20 years’ experience of treating mood disorders, psychosis, dissociative disorders, phobias, memory disorders, sleep disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder; having worked in the NHS and Private sectors.
One of the gold-standard and internationally recognized treatments for the psychological reactions to trauma is Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and he is an accredited EMDR consultant and an EMDR institute facilitator. Dr. Miller has served on the Council of the EMDR UK and Ireland Association and chaired the training subcommittee. He introduced EMDR therapy to psychiatry in the Northern Ireland National Health Service (NHS), setting up EMDR clinics across the region. He left the NHS in April 2009 to pursue a full-time private practice and founded Mirabilis Health in January 2011, the first private psychiatrist-led clinic specializing in EMDR therapy in Northern Ireland with an active research interest.
Dr. Miller is a popular national and international speaker on topics including schizophrenia and EMDR, and he has been an Honorary Lecturer in Mental Health at the University of Birmingham and at Queen’s University Belfast. Dr. Miller is the recipient of the Galloway Award presented by the National Schizophrenia Fellowship (2000), the International Society for Psychiatric Genetics Travelling Scholarship (2001), and the Northern Ireland Section of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Research Prize (Irish Division: 2002).
Dr. Miller is also available for medicolegal report writing.