psychotherapy & answers about psychiatric medications
Completed his Pharm.D. University of Southern Ca. 1977 then undertook a one year residency in psychiatric pharmacy practice. Completed a Master of Science in psychology 1999, Ph.D in psychology 2009, and licensed in psychology 2012.
During his 10 year tenure as a professor in psychiatric pharmacy practice at USC he published in psychiatric journals and authored a book entitled Reaction to Psychiatric Medication. After leaving USC he developed PsyMed Service and was founding editor of the national newsletter Psychopharmacology Update.
His current interest is in the treatment depression, substance abuse, generalized anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar illness and geriatric psychopharmacology. Emphasis is on cognitive approaches, mindfulness and an integrative approach to mental health, medicine, and lifestyle.