Michael McGee, MD

Michael McGee, MD

Michael McGee, MD, is the President of WellMind, Inc. He treats patients in a forensic hospital and in his private practice. He also provides online wellness and personal growth services. He works and lives near San Luis Obispo, California.

Dr. McGee is a graduate of Stanford University with a degree in biology with distinction and received his MD from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, including a chief residency in inpatient psychiatry.

Dr. McGee is board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and psychosomatic medicine and has extensive experience in addiction treatment and general adult psychiatry. He is the author of two books, the multi-award-winning The Joy of Recovery as well as 101 Things You Need to Know if You’re Addicted to Painkillers.

His forthcoming book, “Heal the Hurt: 20 Ways to Ease Emotional Suffering” provides practical guidance for managing emotional pain. Dr. McGee has directed several treatment programs, participated in government-funded outcomes research, and published in the areas of spirituality, addictions, and clinical treatment. Additionally, he served for many years on the faculty of McLean Hospital at Harvard Medical School in Boston.

Dr. McGee practices a combination of psychotherapy and psychopharmacology. His eclectic approach includes psycho-spiritual interventions to complement biological, psychodynamic, interpersonal, and cognitive-behavioral interventions.

To learn more about Dr. McGee, visit his website: https://drmichaelmcgee.com/ or email him at mdm@wellmind.com.