Dr. Elizabeth Cookson, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Cookson, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Elizabeth Cookson, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ma Med Sch in 1985 and specializes in psychiatry.Read her story

2130 Stout St

Denver, CO 80205

Contact Information

(303) 293-2200

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Cookson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cookson "Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association Past President, Colorado Psychiatric Society Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Colorado School of Medicine"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cookson "At the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, we believe that all individuals deserve quality health care regardless of their housing status. Behavioral health treatment is closely integrated with primary care, dental, and pharmacy services. My goal is to help the patients I see increase their day-to-day ability to function."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depersonalization Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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6  Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Outpatient Opioid Dependence Treatment
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy With Medication Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Ma Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • U Colo Affil Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • U Colo Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cookson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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