Dr Lisa Brownell is an experienced Consultant Psychiatrist with both Private and NHS practices in Birmingham. She has clinical and academic interests in a wide range of mental health problems and has received Clinical Excellence Awards from the NHS in recognition of the high quality of her work. She is committed to working with patients to enable them to achieve positive mental health. She has particular expertise in the treatment of mood disorders (depression and bipolar affective disorder) and also has extensive experience and success in treating individuals with anxiety problems, obsessive compulsive disorder, eating disorders, addiction and dual diagnosis.
In addition to qualifications in medicine and Psychiatry, Dr Brownell has a degree in Pharmacology, and is the Chair of the Pharmacological Therapies Committee and Assistant Medical Director (Pharmacological Therapies) for her NHS Mental Health Trust. She is therefore particularly skilled in the use of medications in the treatment of mental health problems, where appropriate.
Taking Care of your Mental Health
Health Insurance Plans We Accept
Dr Brownell is a recognised private psychiatrist registered with the major private health insurance companies and is also happy to see self-funding clients.
Award Winning Private Psychiatrist
From 2004 onwards Dr Brownell has been awarded 9 clinical excellence awards in recognition of the high quality of her work, the maximum allowable for Consultant Psychiatrists working at a local level.