Credentials

Academic Appointment:
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, New York University

Education / Training:
Graduate, Psychoanalytic Institute, Affiliated with NYU (IPE)
Substance Abuse Fellowship, New York University / Bellevue Hospital
Psychiatry Residency, New York University / Bellevue Hospital
Temple University School of Medicine, M.D.
Cornell University, B.A.

Past Work Experience:
Director, Chemical Dependency Crisis and Detoxification Inpatient Unit, Bellevue Hospital
Attending psychiatrist, Dual Diagnosis Inpatient Unit, Bellevue Hospital

Licensure:
Board Certification in Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Added Qualifications in Addiction Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Publications:
Cheney B, Galanter M, Dermatis H, Ross S. Medical Versus Spiritual Orientations. Differential Patient Views Towards Recovery. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 2009 July 27: 1.
Handbook of Motivation and Change. Lead author of chapter Relapse. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., May 2010.
On Call Psychiatry. Author of three chapters in revised third edition, 2005.

Memberships & Awards:
American Psychoanalytic Association
American Association of Addiction Psychiatry
New York University/Bellevue Psychiatric Society

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