Bruce Schweiger M.D.

I have had extensive experience in both outpatient and inpatient psychiatric settings. I have had extensive experience in treating adults, adolescents and children in psychopharmacology and psychotherapy. I am board certified in psychiatry and board certified in child and adolescent psychiatry. I am trained and certified in psychoanalysis by the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute, which is accredited by the American Psychoanalytic Association. I also have experience in child and adolescent psychoanalysis". - B. Schweiger, MDDr. Schweiger graduatedwith Honors in (A.B.) History from New York University, University College of Arts and Sciences and proceeded to medical school at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Brooklyn, New York, where he got his Medical Degree. His psychiatric training includes: Research externship in Child Psychiatry on REM sleep patterns in infants (Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, NY); Pediatric Internship (New York Medical College, New York, NY); Clinical Fellowship for 3 months in Child Psychiatry (New York University Medical School under Dr. Stella Chess, Chief of Child Psychiatry); Residency in Psychiatry (Downstate Medical School, Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY); Fellowship in Child Psychiatry, (Downstate Medical School, Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY); Training in Psychoanalysis (Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute, Famington Hills, Michigan). He was a Child Psychiatrist at the United States Army, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Child Psychiatrist Consultant to Louisville Community Mental Health; Psychiatric Director of Adolescent Inpatient Unit (York Wood Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan); Acting Director of York Woods Center; Medical Director of the Institute of Psychology (Ann Harbor, Michigan); Private Practice in adult, adolescent and child psychiatry and psychoanalysis; Medical Director of Psychiatry (Clara Maas Medical Center, Belleville, NJ); Consulting Psychiatrist (Carrier Outpatient Clinic, Paramus, NJ); Supervising Psychoanalyst, Contemporary Center for Psychoanalysis, Farleigh Dickinson University, NJ; Psychiatrist in Charge of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Outpatient Programs (Newark Beth Israel Hospital, Newark, NJ); Director of Child and Adolescent Inpatient Unit (Newark Beth Israel Medical Center); Psychiatric Director, Adolescent Residential Treatment Program (Trinitas Hospital, Elizabeth, NJ); At CJBH, he is one of our Psychiatrists (Child, Adolescent and Adult). He was also an Instructor in Psychiary at the University of Michigan Medical School, where he was also a Supervisor of Psychiatry Residents; Supervising Psychoanalyst Contemporary Center for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis at the Farleigh Dickinson University; and Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Schweiger has been practicing psychiatry for over 30 years.


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