Dr. Jonathan Shepherd is a psychiatrist practicing in Woodlawn, Maryland. Dr. Shepherd is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Shepherd diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Shepherd may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy... more
Jonathan Shepherd, MD is a board-certified child, adolescent, and adult Psychiatrist, practicing in Woodlawn, Maryland.
Dr. Shepherd approaches mental wellness holistically, taking into consideration the whole person while treating the illness in question. He specializes in treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), mood disorders, anxiety disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (OCD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD), and many others.
Dr. Shepherd earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine, then moved on to complete his residency at UIC Chicago, and finally his fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. He is board certified in Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Today, Dr. Shepherd is a proactive motivational speaker and mental health advocate. He speaks on many different topics in the realm of Psychology, including understanding mental health disorders, overcoming grief and loss, preventing trauma and overcoming traumatic experiences, preventing burnout and recovering from burnout, stress management, addressing mental illness within religious communities, and suicide awareness and prevention, among many others. His effective and nurturing bedside manner translates into his motivational speeches.
In addition to mental health topics as they relate to the general public, Dr. Shepherd is also interested in training and working alongside other physicians in regard to cultural sensitivity in their practices. He is interested in addressing religious congregations regarding medical treatment as well.
To learn more about Dr. Jonathan Joel Shepherd, his experience, and his motivational speaking background, you can visit his website here. He is available for seminars, workshops, keynote speeches, and more.