Dr Alex Yellowlees has now retired completely from all clinical practice. He is a Consultant Psychiatrist with over 30 years experience in treating psychological issues such as depression, anxiety, eating disorders and a wide range of emotional difficulties and was Medical Director of the Priory Hospital in Glasgow from 2002 – 2017.
Over the years he has participated regularly in radio and television programmes such as the ‘Hour Show’ and in documentaries on mental health related issues.
He has published and co-authored five books on emotional health and on eating disorders. For several years he wrote a weekly self help column in the Glasgow Herald Newspaper called the ‘Mind Clinic’.
Dr Yellowlees is now available as a speaker and to give presentations and deliver half or whole day workshops on Building Resilience and Self-Confidence at conferences and training events.
B.Sc., (Med Science) Edinburgh University 1974
M.B. Ch.B. Edinburgh University 1977
M.R.C Psych Royal College of Psychiatrists London 1981
M.Phil Edinburgh University 1984