Dr. Laura Whiteley is an adult, child, and adolescent psychiatrist and faculty member at Brown University's Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior. She teaches psychiatry residents and trainees as the Associate Director of the General Psychiatry Training Program at Brown. She is also an National Institute of Health funded researcher.
Dr. Whiteley specializes in anxiety disorders, mood disorders, attentional issues, and college and work issues. She has particular expertise in adolescent and young adult mood disorders.
Dr. Whiteley completed her adult psychiatry residency at Butler Hospital and her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship and a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) T32 research fellowship at Bradley Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and earned her medical degree from Temple University. She has been the recipient of teaching and mentorship awards by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Brown Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior.
Anxiety disorders - Including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), panic, and generalized anxiety disorder
Insomnia - Including general insomnia and other sleep issues
Mood disorders - Including bipolar disorder and depression
Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
Attentional Issues - Including ADD/ADHD
College and work issues - Taking time off, coping with illness, or dealing with medical leave in college or at work
Psychopharmacologic Management - Optimizing medication use to treat psychiatric conditions
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Brown General Psychiatry Residency Program, Associate Residency Director
Young Adult Behavioral Health Program at Rhode Island Hospital, Director and Founder
Rhode Island Hospital, College Mental Health Program, Director and Founder
Rhode Island Hospital, T32 NIMH Research Fellowship
Bradley Hospital, Brown University Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
Butler Hospital, Brown University General Psychiatry Residency
Temple University School of Medicine, MD
University of Pennsylvania, BA