Vishal Shah, MD

Psychiatrist

Education

• Graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in Genetics and Computer science
• Graduate from Saba University School of Medicine with honors
• Adult Psychiatry Residency at Howard University Hospital (Comprehensive training in the use of evidence based treatments using psychiatric medication from toddlers to geriatrics in all varieties of psychiatric illness)
• Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Akron Children’s Hospital (Comprehensive training in the use of evidence based treatments using psychiatric medication from toddlers to adolescents in all varieties of psychiatric illness)
o Presentation in the past for cyber bullying and the trauma associated with it during training to schools/PTA
• Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry
• Board Certified for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
• Expertise in evidenced based treatments such as crisis/emergency management, supportive therapy, motivational interviewing (MI), interpersonal therapy (IPT), Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

Associations

• Medical Director at Prime Behavioral Health
• APA
• AACAP
• TSPP
• TSCAP