Dr. Laurence Michael Westreich MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Laurence Westreich is a psychiatrist in New York, New York. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 26 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Addiction, Forensic

Education & Medical Training

Hennepin County Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1989

Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Residency, Psychiatry, 1989–1992

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Substance Abuse Fellowship, 1992–1994

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1988

Northwestern University
Other Training, 1983

Beth Israel Medical Center
Chief Residency, 1991–1992

American Psychiatric Association
Fellowship, 2012

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 21 years in Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 20 years in Addiction Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 15 years in Forensic Psychiatry

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Teacher of the Year Award, Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University School of Medicine
2003

New Investigator/Educator Award, Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse
1998

Publications & Presentations

Assessing an adult patient's suicide risk. What primary care physicians need to know.
Westreich, L.

Schizophrenic patients and cocaine use: antecedents to hospitalization and course of treatment.
Dermatis H, Galanter M, Egelko S, Westreich L

A Preliminary Study of Therapeutic Alliance and Dually Diagnosed Inpatients.
Westreich L, Rosenthal R, Muran J.C

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