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Clara Lee, MD


Dr. Lee is a board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of patients with addiction, chemical dependency, and behavioral health issues.  Dr. Lee completed her undergraduate studies in biology with an emphasis in neuroscience at the University of Chicago, and she received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Rush Medical College.  Her postgraduate training at the University of Arizona included three years of general psychiatry residency followed by an additional two-year fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry.  She has served as a staff physician at a dual-diagnosis program for adolescents with chemical dependency and behavioral health conditions, and she has ten years of experience as an attending psychiatrist in emergency mental health and crisis stabilization.  For the past seven years, Dr. Lee has also served as a consulting psychiatrist for an intensive outpatient adolescent stabilization program, and she has extensive experience working with children and adolescents with cognitive and developmental conditions.

Dr. Lee grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area, and she returned to the Bay Area in 2014 following completion of her medical training.  She enjoys the beauty and diversity of the California coast, and she is gratified to play an integral role in improving the lives and well-being of children, adolescents, and young adults.

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