Dr Richard Taylor is a Consultant Psychiatrist in Psychotherapy and Clinical Lead of the Regional Eating Disorders Unit in Edinburgh . He is the current Chair of IPT Scotland (part of the IPTUK network). He is a member of the IPT-UK training committee. Richard is also deputy chair of MBT Scotland and an Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families accredited tutor in Mentalization Based Therapy for borderline personality disorder. In addition he is an accredited trainer and supervisor in Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy (DIT) with the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families / Tavistock Clinic , London.