Curriculum Vitae

Licensure/Board Certification

  • British Columbia Provisional Licence May 2012
  • California Medical License March 2004
  • Florida Medical License July 2005
  • General Psychiatry January 2005
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 
  • Formal Training in the Use of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist – Revised April 2005
  • Certification in the use of Buprenorphine October 2005
  • Added Qualifications in Forensic Psychiatry April 2007
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry December 2007
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 
    • Addiction Medicine
  • The American Society of Addiction Medicine December 2008
    • Addiction Medicine
  • The American Board of Addiction Medicine March 2009


Education

  • University of California Davis Medical Center   2004-2005

2230 Stockton Boulevard

Sacramento, Ca. 95817

Fellow in Forensic Psychiatry


  • The University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital  2002-2004

1695 NW 9th Ave

Miami, Fl. 33136

Resident in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Chief Resident in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  2003-2004


  • The University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital  1999-2002

1695 NW 9th Ave

Miami, Fl. 33136

Resident in General Psychiatry


  • The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston 1995-1999

301 University Boulevard

Galveston, Tx. 77550

Doctorate of Medicine


  • The Pennsylvania State University – Behrend  1991-1995

5091 Station Rd.

Erie, Pa. 16563

Psychology, B.S. 


  • North Garland High School Garland, TX.  1987-1991

2109 Buckingham Rd. 

Garland, Tx. 75042


Professional Work & Experience

  • Woodstone Residential Eating Disorder Program 

4116 Angus Drive

Vancouver, B.C.

Canada V6J 4H9


  • University of British Columbia

January 2014 - Current

Clinical Instructor


  • St. Paul’s Hospital 

1081 Burrard St. 

Vancouver, B.C. 

Canada V6Z 2R1

July 2012 - Current  

Attending Psychiatrist

Provincial Adult Tertiary Specialized Eating Disorder Program


  • The Treatment Center

4905 Lantana Rd

Lake Worth, Fl. 33463

March 2009 - Current   

Attending Psychiatrist


  • Central Florida Treatment Centers

3155 Lake Worth Rd Suite #2
Lake Worth, Fl. 33449

November 2007 - March 2011

Medical Director

  

  • Spectrum Programs 

11031 NE 6 Ave. 

Miami, Florida 33161

November 2007 - Current

Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatrist  

 

  • Hallway of Life Recovery Center, Inc.  

Boynton Beach, Fl. 33435

October 2007 - December 2014

President/Founder & CEO


  • DeAnima Psychiatric Services, Inc

5455 N. Federal Hwy Ste B.

Boca Raton, Fl. 33487

November 2005 - Current

President & CEO

Child, Adolescent, Adult, Addiction & Forensic Psychiatrist


  • The Watershed Addiction Treatment Center

200 Congress Park Dr. Suite 100

Delray Beach, Fl. 33445

August 2005 – January 2008

Attending Psychiatrist


  • The Renfrew Center of Florida

770 Renfrew Lane 

Coconut Creek, Fl. 33073

August 2005 – February 2006

Psychiatrist


  • A.F.T.E.R Counseling Agency 

5777 Madison Ave Suite 240

Sacramento, Ca. 95841

September 2004 – July 2005

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist


Committees & Organizations

  • American Society of Psychoanalytic Physicians 2010 - Current• American Society of Addiction Medicine 2007 - Current
  • American Academy of Psychiatry & the Law 2005 - Current
  • Black Psychiatrists of America 2004 - Current
    • Finance and Budget Committee 2004 - 2005
  • People to People Ambassador Programs Psychiatry Delegate to South Africa 2004
  • Co-Chair for AstraZeneca/CMHS Fellows  Workshop, APA annual meeting 2004
  • Co-Chair for AstraZeneca/CMHS Fellows 2003
  • Workshop, APA annual meeting 2003
  • APA Council on Psychiatry and Law 2002 - 2004
  • Planning Committee for Symposium on Violence and Aggression/Univ. of Miami 2002-2003
  • Florida Psychiatric Society 2001 - Current
  • University of Miami Resident Representative 2003 - 2004
  • Family Medicine/Psychiatry Buddy Program 2000 - 2001
  • The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1995 - 2002
  • American Psychiatric Association 1995 - Current
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. 1994 - Current
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society 1994 - Current
  • Psi Chi Honor Society 1994 - Current
  • Student National Medical Association 1995 - 1999
  • Student Psychiatry Organization 1995 - 1999
  • Association of Black Collegians 1991 - 1995
  • Human Relations Programming Counsel 1992 - 1995


Awards & Honors

  • Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association                                        2012
  • Consumers' Research Council of America Top Pschiatrists                        2010 & 2011
  • Penn State Alumni Achievement Award                                                  2009
  • Cambridge Who's Who Registry of Executives & Professionals                  2007-2008
  • Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals                                             2004 - 2005
  • Trainee Consultant CMHS Minority Fellowship                                          2003 - 2004
  • Mental Health Employee of the Month Jackson Memorial Hospital             2003
  • APA/CMHS Minority Fellowship Award                                                      2002
  • Jeanne Spurlock Child and Adolescent Clinical Fellow                                1998
  • All – American Collegiate Scholar Award                                                  1994
  • Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities                            1994
  • National Collegiate Minority Leadership Award                                         1994
  • Most Outstanding Contribution to the Elementary School Adopt - A- Class Program 1994
  • Dean’s List Pennsylvania State University                                               1992 - 1995
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