Consultant Psychiatrist - Anxiety & mood disorders

Dr Divina Pillay

Schoen Clinic Centre for Mental Health Chelsea

Consultant Psychiatrist - Anxiety & mood disorders


Dr Pillay is a Consultant Psychiatrist for anxiety and mood disorders at Schoen Clinic Chelsea. 

She has extensive experience in treating adults with mental health conditions including anxiety and mood disorders, psychosis, eating disorders and addiction.

Dr Pillay remains involved with the NHS through a clinical research post at Kings College London, where she is working with a multi-disciplinary research team trialling new therapies for those that struggle with Eating Disorders and Type 1 Diabetes.

While Dr Pillay did her medical training in her home country of South Africa, she has trained and worked in the Republic of Ireland and completed her higher training in psychiatry in London gaining experience across inpatient, outpatient and crisis services. She then went on to work as a consultant within Eating Disorder Services in the NHS.

Dr Pillay is a strong believer in holistic health care and is completing training in Yoga Therapy for Mental Health. She is passionate about an collaborative, integrated approach to supporting people improving their mental health and functioning.




  • Anxiety
  • Mood disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Substance Misuse Disorder
  • Mind-body therapies
  • Nutrition