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About Dr. Lee

Dr. Lee studied biology, psychology, and neuroscience at DeSales University in Allentown, PA before receiving his commission as an Army officer in 2006. He studied medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) in Bethesda, MD and received his Doctorate of Medicine (M.D.) in 2010. Dr. Lee completed an internship in psychiatry at Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC) in 2011 and his residency in psychiatry at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) in 2014.

Following residency, he served in a variety of clinical, administrative, and leadership roles while stationed in Fort Polk, LA. After a permanent change of station (PCS) to Fort Sam Houston, TX, Dr. Lee provided analysis that was vital to the 2017 revision of the VA/DoD PTSD treatment guidelines and contributed to DoD behavioral health screening policies and procedures. He left the Army as a Major in late 2016 and joined the Division of Psychiatry Products at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a Clinical Reviewer in 2017. He currently works as regulator for psychiatric drugs at FDA and sees private patients on Friday afternoons.

Dr. Lee's Psychotherapy Training and Clinical Certifications Include:

  • Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
  • Board-Certified in Psychiatry
  • Board-Eligible in Addiction Medicine
  • Licensed to Practice Medicine in Virginia and DC
  • Buprenorphine-Certified
  • Battlefield Acupuncture
  • Prolonged Exposure (PE)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Collaborative Approach to Managing Suicide (CAMS)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET)
  • Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Mindfulness-Based Therapy
  • Brief Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)
  • Brief Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Strength-Based Therapy
  • Eclectic Trauma-Focused Therapy
  • Response Prevention Therapy
  • Bibliotherapy using comic books, video games, novels, or role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons