Dr. Alex Yellowlees

Dr Alex Yellowlles, Yellowlees Consulting

Copyright: 2004, John Kirkby Photography.

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.

Academic Qualifications

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