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Dr Bell is a leading expert in addiction medicine. He is a qualified medical doctor with specialist registration as both a Psychiatrist and Addiction Physician.
As well as his private practice Dr Bell works in Queensland Health as a Senior Visiting Specialist in Addictions. He served as Queensland Health’s Principal Advisor in Addictions and co-authored many of the guidelines used in hospitals today in this area.
Dr Bell continues to oversee the training of all Addiction specialists throughout Queensland and serves on national committees involved in the teaching of addiction medicine and psychiatry.
As well as formal addiction and psychiatry training Dr Bell completed 12 months of supervised training in Cognitive Behaviour therapy and uses this therapy widely in his practice as well as acceptance and commitment therapy and dialectic behaviour therapy.
Dr Bell has worked extensively with the courts and is able to produce formal medico-legal reports. He is able to provide urine drug testing regimes and attendance reports.