Dr. Benjamin Lafferty, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 42

  
Dr. Lafferty

University Psychiatric Associates

1600 Medical Center Dr Ste B500 Huntington, WV 25701

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(304) 691-1500

Dr. Benjamin Lafferty, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Huntington, WV and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 2004 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.


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No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
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Dr. Lafferty's Top Procedures and Conditions

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ADHD and-or ADD
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafferty treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lafferty treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Phobia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafferty treats Phobia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lafferty treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Anxiety
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafferty treats Anxiety more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lafferty treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lafferty's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Benjamin Lafferty, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Huntington, WV and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 2004 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

2004
West Virginia University
Medical School

Awards