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Jonathan Shepherd

Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Jonathan Shepherd practices Child & Adolescent Psychiatry in Woodlawn, MD. Dr. Shepherd evaluates patients throughout childhood and adolescence using many different procedures, in order to determine what treatments must be carried out in order to properly assess their symptoms. Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists are trained and certified to administer psychotherapy, medication, and many other means of treatment. Dr. Shepherd seeks to improve each patients quality of life.
14 years Experience
Jonathan Shepherd
  • Woodlawn, MD
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Can I do anything to stop my child from wetting the bed?

1. Assess if the child is anxious about something (a situation, person, etc.). 2. Establish a cut-off time that the child is able to drink liquids. 3. A bell and pad is effective. READ MORE
1. Assess if the child is anxious about something (a situation, person, etc.).

2. Establish a cut-off time that the child is able to drink liquids.

3. A bell and pad is effective.

Why is my child all of a sudden losing interest in his schoolwork?

1. Schedule a meeting with the child’s teacher to assess if he/she notices any changes and/or deficiencies in the child’s work. 2. Ask the child if there is any person or situation READ MORE
1. Schedule a meeting with the child’s teacher to assess if he/she notices any changes and/or deficiencies in the child’s work.

2. Ask the child if there is any person or situation that makes him feel uncomfortable.

My son has Asperger's Syndrome. How is it treated?

Greetings! Asperger's Syndrome is now called high functioning Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Yes, it is true that treatment varies from person to person. You should seek out resources READ MORE
Greetings! Asperger's Syndrome is now called high functioning Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Yes, it is true that treatment varies from person to person. You should seek out resources and vouchers for autistic children.