Dr Alex George's life mission is to make mental health matter. He is an A&E and TV doctor, and a fully qualified Level 3 PT. He worked in A&E as an emergency doctor throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and has become a well-known and respected figure amongst healthcare professionals in the UK, bringing the nation accessible and reassuring advice directly from the frontline. Alex is on a mission to make mental health education compulsory in schools, working as the Ambassador for Mental Health to 10 Downing Street, and campaigning for charities such as YoungMinds, Anna Freud Centre and Mind.
Alex is a resident presenter on ITV's Lorraine, has both appeared on and presented for primetime BBC programmes and is launching a new series on Channel 4 that will be announced in the new year. He has presented his own radio show on Classic FM, created a hugely successful podcast, The Waiting Room and recently launched another - Stompcast - to great acclaim. Dr Alex is the author of the Sunday Times bestsellers Live Well Every Day and A Better Day, his debut book for children and young people.