GMC Number: 4471446
Qualified as a doctor in 1984 at the University of Cape Town. He trained in psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital. He has dual specialist trainings in psychiatry and psychotherapy and is a Consultant in General Adult Psychiatry and Medical Psychotherapy. He is Clinical Lead in a Foundation NHS Trust within a specialist Personality Disorder Service.
Dr Lee’s approach is to consider both the individual’s unique personality as well his/her psychiatric presentation in order to make both a psychological understanding and psychiatric diagnosis. His special interest is in combining a psychotherapeutic and psychiatric approach to understand and treat the complexity of issues individuals present with.
Dr Lee has additional trainings in evidence based treatments for Personality Disorder, including Mentalization Based Treatment and Transference Focused Psychotherapy, in which he is accredited by the International Society of Transference Focused Psychotherapy.
Dr Lee has over 25 peer reviewed papers. His present research interest is in Personality Disorder and he has recently published ‘Stormy Lives’ in 2016, a book on Personality Disorder aimed at providing practical help to both the individuals troubled with this disorder and the clinicians who come into contact with them.