About Yae Rim Lee, MD

Dr. Yae Rim Lee treats patients starting from 15 years old.

Dr. Yae Rim Lee, Board-Certified Psychiatrist, provides psychiatric care to both adolescents and adults. Through comprehensive evaluation and using a biopsychosocial model, she creates treatment plans for patients with affective disorders, anxiety issues (including PTSD), and chemical dependencies.

Dr. Lee earned an MD from Chonbuk National University in South Korea. She completed her residency in psychiatry at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, where she served as chief resident of inpatient units. While at SIU, Dr. Lee also earned a psychotherapy achievement award and several outstanding academic performance awards.

Prior to joining Edgewood, Dr. Lee was attending psychiatrist at Maple Street Clinic, where she provided diagnostic evaluations and treatments to patients of all ages, including those suffering from drug and alcohol addictions.

Dr. Lee’s goal is to not only treat a patient, but also help them realize they are a valuable, unique human being living with a mental illness. Through treatment options, psychoeducation, and collaboration with therapists, primary care physicians, and, if needed, family members, Dr. Lee is committed to helping each client live their life to the fullest.


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Medical School - Jeonbuk National University College of Medicine
    Southern Illinois University

    Residency in Psychiatry


    Darien, IL

    7900 South Cass Ave, Suite 200
    Darien, IL 60561-1500

    Naperville, IL

    2948 Artesian Road, Suite 112
    Naperville, IL 60564-8559