Anne Buist


Anne Buist is the Chair of Women’s Mental Health at the University of Melbourne, based at Austin Health, and has over 25 years clinical and research experience in perinatal psychiatry.

She continues to work with Protective Services and the legal system in cases of abuse, kidnapping, infanticide and murder.

She also teaches, researches and directs a mother baby unit and provides one-off second opinions for management of perinatal disorders and opinions for the court on these matters but no longer takes on new patients.

Medea’s Curse is her first psychological thriller, optioned by Causeway films for a TV mini series, and Dangerous to know is the second in the Natalie King Forensic Psychiatrist series.

Dangerous to know is published by Text and is also available as an e-book.

Read more about Anne Buist on her website here