Editorial Board : Journal of Psychiatric Practice®

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Editorial Board

John M. Oldham, MD, MS
Distinguished Emeritus Professor 
Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX​

[email protected]  

Managing Editor

Ruth Ross
21 S. Rhododendron Dr.
Port Townsend, WA  98368
Email:[email protected]

Editorial Board

Judith S. Beck, PhD
Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy and University of Pennsylvania

Lois W. Choi-Kain, MEd, MD 
Gunderson Personality Disorders Institute
Harvard Medical School

Norman Andrew Clemens, MD
Case Western Reserve University,

Cathy Crone, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry,
George Washington School of Medicine​

Deborah Deas, MD, MPH
University of California, Riverside​

J. Christopher Fowler, PhD
Houston Methodist Hospital 
Houston Methodist Academic Institute
Weill Cornell Medical College

Pamela K. Greene PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Texas A&M Corpus Christi, 
College of Nursing & Health Sciences

Carlos M. Grilo, PhD
Yale University School of Medicine

David A. Kahn, MD
Columbia University College
of Physicians and Surgeons

Mark Olfson, MD, MPH
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York State Psychiatric Institute​

Anand Pandya, MD
UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA

William H. Reid, MD, MPH
University of Texas Dell Medical School and Texas Tech University Health Science Center

Carolyn B. Robinowitz, MD
George Washington University 
School of Medicine and 
Georgetown University School of Medicine

A. John Rush, MD
University of Texas
Southwestern Medical 
Center at Dallas

Baron Short, MD, MSCR
Medical University of South Carolina

John Torous, MD, MBI
Harvard Medical School

Peter J. Weiden, MD
University of Illinois at Chicago​

Special Board Member
Winner of Resident Paper Award 2021

Edison Leung, MD, PhD
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston McGovern Medical School
Houston, TX

International Members

Dinesh Bhugra, CBE, MA, MSc, MBBS, DSc(Hon), PhD, FRCP, FRCPE, FRCPsych, FFPHM, FRCPsych(Hon), FHKCPsych(Hon), FACPsych(Hon), FAMS(Singapore), FKCL, MPhil, LMSSA, FAcadME, FRSA, DIFAPA
Kings College, 

Voon Thow Kok, MD
Institute of Personality Studies and Development, 

Yutaka Ono, MD
Keio University Tokyo

Norman Sartorius, MD, PhD, FRC Psych
Past President of the World 
Psychiatric Association,
University of Geneva


Contributing Editors

Amir Garakani, MD
Clinical Case Editor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
Geenwich Hospital
Greenwich, CT
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT​​

Eric M. Plakun, MD
Psychotherapy Section Editor
Austen Riggs Center, Stockbridge, MA
and the American Psychiatric Association Psychotherapy Caucus

Sheldon H. Preskorn, MD
Psychopharmacology Section Editor
Clinical Research Institute and
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Wichita, KS


Marcia L. Verduin, MD
Book Editor
University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Orlando, FL

Hal S. Wortzel, MD
Law and Psychiatry Section Editor
University of Colorado
Denver, CO