I care about listening carefully to patients, to obtain the most accurate history possible. It is crucial to foster an open, trusting relationship over time. I am one of the few psychiatrists to combine in depth understanding of the person along with vast experience with medication: what it can and can't do. I also combine child & adolescent training with understanding of the role of families in a person's development.Read more
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schenkel to family and friends is 3.1 out of 5
I want to convey to my patients that my mission as a psychiatrist is to make every single encounter with them helpful and uplifting in some way. Even when little can be done with medication, some change in attitude, humor or philosophy, can offer hope for improvement.
I want to make clear that after having treated over 10,000 patients, there will be a small minority who are...