Dr James Jewell

Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist

What can James help with?
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • ADHD assessments & treatment
  • Mood disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Panic attacks
  • OCD
  • CBT therapy and referral
  • PTSD
  • War veterans’ mental health issues
  • Addictive disorder


James is a general adult psychiatrist with experience in both public and private sectors. He is currently working in the New South Wales health system, primarily based in Darwin. James graduated from Medicine at Wollongong University in 2013 and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. He is actively involved in research in psychosis and works extensively with culturally diverse patients, extending his role into advocacy for specific populations. He has expertise in managing a range of psychiatric illnesses, including ADHD, psychosis, mood and anxiety disorders, as well as post-traumatic stress disorder. James holds accreditation with Workcover Permanent Impairment Assessor for NSW, as well as the American Medical Association (AMA).

Dr. James Jewell is a seasoned psychiatrist committed to providing compassionate and evidence-based mental health care. He stands out for his enthusiasm in fostering meaningful connections with his patients, creating a safe and supportive environment for healing. With a focus on evidence-based practices, James ensures that his patients receive the most effective and up-to-date treatments available. He is dedicated to holistic care, addressing not only the symptoms but also the underlying factors contributing to mental health challenges. His approach integrates psychological, emotional, and lifestyle elements to promote comprehensive well-being.

In his time away from work, James enjoys travelling to novel places with his partner, keeping his friends laughing, running in Australia’s wilderness, and ensuring the house is tidy.