Dr Shannon Paisley

Consulting Psychiatrist
Burwood NSW & Telehealth


Dr Shannon David Paisley is a Psychiatrist actively engaged in clinical treatment at St. John of God Burwood and Richmond who are recognized for their focused care in the treatment of PTSD for emergency and policing personnel as well as those who have experienced or witnessed traumatic events in the workplace, motor vehicle accidents, as victims of crime or through day to day events.

Dr Paisley’s experience addresses presentations of a range of mood disorders such as Adjustment, Depressive and Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, Addiction Disorders inclusive of Drug and Alcohol, Adult Autism Spectrum and Psychogeriatric Disorders where competency or memory may be impaired as well as a range of personality disorders.

As an active clinician, he offers invaluable insights in treatment expectations, the validity of any rehabilitation proposed, identification of “trigger events” that may aggravate presentations and the suitability of proposed return to work programs from the perspective of a clinician. This extends to the treatment option of TMS (Trans Magnetic Stimulation).

Dr Paisley is accredited by SIRA as a workers compensation permanent impairment assessor for psychological and psychiatric disorders as well as a SIRA Motor Vehicle DRS and MAS assessor.

Specific industry expertise includes:


Life Insurance
Fitness for Duty
Public & Professional Liability
Criminal Law
Telehealth Assessments
Medicolegal Workers Comp
Workers Comp
Medicolegal Medical Expert
Motor Vehicle Assessment
Medical Negligence
Fitness for Duty

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