Dr. Andrew Leech (FRACGP, MBBS, BSC, DCH) is a General Practitioner and Father of two daughters who lives in Perth. He is the founder and director of the family focussed GP clinic, The Garden Family Medical Clinic Murdoch, which aims to improve the lives of children and their families.
Andrew has been heavily involved in the upskilling and training of health professionals in paediatric mental health and currently advises Emerging Minds, the RACGP, newsGP, medical forum, the AMA, Mental Health Professionals Network, ADHD WA, the Curtin University Healthy Child Expert Advisory Group and he represented General Practice on the taskforce into paediatric mental health services in WA. He is a GP supervisor for medical students and registrars.
Andrew has presented at a number of conferences nationally and internationally on child mental health. He hosts his own podcast series, The Kids Health Network. He believes, every child deserves timely access to comprehensive mental health support.
Bachelor of Science: University of Melbourne
Diploma of Child Health Pediatrics: University of Sydney
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS): The University of Notre Dame Australia
The Garden Family Medical Clinic, Western Australia
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