Dr Cleminson is an Integrative Psychiatrist and holistically treats a wide range of mental health disorders. He has a special interest in executive burnout and peak mental performance, and has significant corporate experience.
Dr. Cleminson integrates traditional medicine and psychology with alternative therapies including herbs, supplements and bio-identical hormones for optimal wellness
"Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well - being, and not merely the absence of disease of infirmity."
- World Health Organization, 1948
Dr. Sam Cleminson
Dr Cleminson completed his medical training at Guys, Kings and St Thomas' Hospitals School of Medicine in 2003. After working in a variety of disciplines and being disillusioned with 'mainstream' medicine, he decided to leave medicine, study an MBA, and joined the management consultancy firm, McKinsey and Co.
Traveling extensively, and working on projects in a variety of corporate environments, Dr Cleminson witnessed first hand the effects of stress on the human mind and body. It was here that he started to become interested in the concept of peak mental performance, and the mental health of professionals in particular.
After leaving McKinsey, he studied at the South African Academy for Integrative Medicine, as well as completed Masters degrees in Psychology and Psychiatry in the UK, both with distinction, His theses explored the roles of dreams in wellbeing, and the treatment of burnout respectively. Dr Cleminson has also trained as an Integrative Life Coach, Clinical Hypnotherapist, and has studied CBT through the Cleveland Center for Cognitive Therapy.
Dr Cleminson approaches health from a holistic perspective, and believes that wellbeing involves a multifaceted approach incorporating the body, mind and spirit. In his practice he integrates traditional medicine, psychiatry, and psychology, with alternative therapies and treatments including herbs, supplements, nutraceuticals, and bio-identical hormones, to achieve peak mental wellbeing.