Dr. Janet Lynne Lawhon DO Psychiatrist

Dr. Janet Lawhon is a psychiatrist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with Parkland Health & Hospital System. She received her medical degree from Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. She is one of 18 doctors at Parkland Health & Hospital System who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Child & Adolescent

Clinical Interests: Bipolar Disorder, Psychopharmacology, Depression, Forensic Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Behavioral health

Hospital Affiliation

Parkland Health & Hospital System

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency, Psychiatry, 2000–2004

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2003–2005

Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 2000

University of Colorado, Denver
Other Training, Premed, 1991–1992

Loyola University
Other Training, Psychology, 1990–1991

Texas A&M University
Other Training, Commerce, 1978–1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 8 years in Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 6 years in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

TX State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Certificate of Appreciation, UT Southwestern Department of Psychiatry
2001

The National Dean’s List
1993

Physics Student of the Year Award, El Centro College
1993

Honorary Citizen of New Orleans, City of New Orleans, LA
1991

Best Documentary, Southeast Division, Associated Press
1988

Women in Communications Helicon Award for Best Documentary
1988

Louisiana Governor’s Award.
1987

Award of Excellence, Louisiana State Medical Society
1987

Award of Excellence, Louisiana State Medical Society
1988

Award of Excellence, Louisiana State Medical Society
1989

Best TV Feature and Best TV Weathercast, Texas Associated Press
1980

Best TV Feature, Southwest Region Alpha Epsilon Rho
1980

National Register of Commended Scholars
1977


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