Specialty Certification:
Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (certified in psychiatry and child psychiatry)
Diploma in Psychological Medicine (D.P.M.)

American Psychiatric Association
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
New York Council on Child Psychiatry
New York County Medical Society

Medical License:
New York State license number M.D. 108281

The Difficult Child (Bantam Books, fully revised)
Normal Children Have Problems, Too (Bantam Books)

Publications and Presentations:
Professional articles and book chapters. Newspaper articles for the public on a variety of subjects. Lectures, workshops and seminars for doctors, educators, mental health professionals, and parents.

Hospital Affiliations:
Attending Psychiatrist, Lenox Hill Hospital, NYC
Associate Attending Psychiatrist, Beth Israel Medical Center, NYC

Prior Appointments:
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Clinical Instructor, Cornell University Medical College, New York Hospital
Attending Psychiatrist, Gracie Square Hospital
Chief, Child and Adolescent Outpatient Services, Mount Sinai Hospital Services at Elmhurst
Physician-in-Charge, Difficult Child Program at Beth Israel Medical Center

Medical Degree:
University of Capetown, South Africa
Internships – Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics

Psychiatric Training:
Adult – University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
Child – Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York


Staneley Turecki, MD