Dr. Paul Hokemeyer

Dr. Paul Hokemeyer (J.D., Ph.D.) believes mental health matters for everyone, everywhere.


He is the founding principal of Drayson Mews and author of Fragile Power: Why Having Everything is Never Enough (Hazelden, 2019) and Fragile Power 2.0: Wealth, Narcissism & Mental Health (2024, in print), the leading resources for individuals, couples and families of wealth seeking culturally respectful and clinically effective mental health services. In addition, Dr. Paul serves as a Senior Expert to Ispahani Advisory, a London based consulting firm. He is an Associate Member of the American Association of Addiction Medicine and a Clinical Fellow at the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.

Prior to graduating from the Harvard Medical School’s Global Leaders in Healthcare program, Dr. Paul studied the use of digital technologies at the Yale School of Management.

In addition to his academic and clinical work, Dr. Paul has extensive experience in the realm of philanthropy. He has directed over three million U.S. dollars to enhance the delivery of direct mental health services to disenfranchised communities across America and is a trustee of the Palm Springs Art Museum, one of the world’s leading centers for mid century art, architecture and design.

Dr. Paul’s research in the realm of wealth and mental health has been peer reviewed and published by the Journal of Wealth Management, the International Family Offices JournalGlobe Law and BusinessGlobe Law Online and Lambert Academic Press. His work has been featured in a wide variety of international media outlets including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The World Economic Forum, the Johns Hopkins Newsletter, Harvard Business Review Arabia, CNN, Men’s Health, The Guardian, Tatler (where he was selected as one of the world’s top ‘problem solvers’), the Campden Club, the Institute of Private Investors, WebMD, Psych Central and others. He is on the editorial board of Middle East Business News and Magazine, a leading resource for family businesses and entrepreneurs in the MENA region.

Dr. Paul speaks English and has basic Spanish and French comprehension skills. He is available for consultations with individuals, couples, families, family enterprises and businesses around the world through encrypted telehealth platforms.