Areas of Expertise

  • Alcohol and Drug related problems
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Comorbidity – two or more co-existing psychiatric conditions
  • Major Mental Illness
  • Mental Health Problems
  • Mood Disorders
  • Organic Psychiatry – diseases of the nervous system e.g. head injury, dementia
  • Pain
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Sexual Dysfunction


Dr James Rodney has considerable expertise and experience in the assessment and management of mental illness and mental health problems, including Affective Disorders and Comorbid Disorders.

Dr Rodney’s special interests include Bipolar Depression and Treatment Resistant Depression.


  • Consultant Psychiatrist in Private Practice
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, University of Queensland
  • Visiting Consultant Psychiatrist, The Pain Clinic, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston
  • Visiting Consultant Psychiatrist, Anxiety Disorder Clinic, New Farm Clinic
  • Director of the Mood Disorder Unit, New Farm Clinic
  • Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Health, Commonwealth Government


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
  • Diploma in Psychological Medicine, Conjoint London College
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Fellow of the Australasian College of Sexual Health Physicians
  • Fellow of the Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
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Contact Information

1300 568 543

Consulting Locations

Brisbane | Cairns | Melbourne | Perth