Dr. Lisa Brownell
BSc (Hons), MBChB, PGCert, MedEd, FHEA, FRCPsych
Lisa Brownell is an established consultant psychiatrist operating out of her Birmingham-based private practice, Edgbaston Consulting. Throughout her education and career, she has won numerous awards including 9 Clinical Excellence Awards, making her one of the top professionals in the field.
Lisa works with both addiction and various psychological disorders including depression, anxiety, PTSD, OCD, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, eating disorders, and schizophrenia. She is also a go-to for medico-legal expertise, working on both civil and criminal court cases.
Enquiries about appointments can be made via her personal website, www.lisabrownell.co.uk. Alternatively, you can contact her directly by email at email@example.com or phone at +44 (0) 121 663 0303. She is open to phone and video consultations and in-person therapy.
Although referrals from doctors and mental health professionals are welcome, Lisa will accept self-referred patients.
Lisa is well-educated in treating addiction and psychiatric conditions via multiple approaches. She is also particularly skilled in using medication to treat certain conditions, when necessary, such that those with a dual diagnosis don’t have to sacrifice one mental problem for another.
After starting her career as a consultant psychiatrist at Woodborne Priory Hospital, she went on to work as an assistant medical director at the Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust – a position she still holds.
Currently, she mainly operates out of her own private practice while also serving as an honorary senior lecturer in Neuroscience/Psychiatry at the University of Birmingham.
In addition, she is a Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
Lisa received her medical education at the University of Birmingham, where she got a degree in Psychiatry and Pharmacology. After that, she went to the University of Dundee, where she qualified for a post-graduate Medical Education Certificate.
Most recently, she also received her Bond Solon Civil and Criminal Expert Certificates at Cardiff University Law School.
Lisa is a regular speaker and presenter at various regional and international conferences related to mental health issues. In the last several years, she has been an honorary attendant at the Royal College of Psychiatrists International Congress and the Royal College of General Adult Psychiatry Annual Conference.
Lisa’s name can be found on dozens of research publications, many of which are focused on alcohol and drug misuse, and co-morbid psychological issues.
Her name has appeared in world-renowned journals such as the British Journal of Psychiatry, Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine, Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, Journal of Royal Medical Services, Psychiatric Bulletin, and many more.