Sheehan D Fisher, PhD

Sheehan D Fisher, PhD

Instructor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Contact

312/926-2323

NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1000
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611

Medical Practice

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Hospital Affiliations

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Education and Certification

PhD: U Of Iowa, Clinical Psychology (2012)
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Northwestern University, Clinical Psychology (2012)

Interests

Description of Interests

Dr. Fisher’s research and clinical interests focus on father’s mental health during the perinatal period and their impact on the family dynamic and child outcomes. His research examines the hormonal ... read more
Dr. Fisher’s research and clinical interests focus on father’s mental health during the perinatal period and their impact on the family dynamic and child outcomes. His research examines the hormonal and socio-environmental factors that contribute to the etiology of postpartum depression in fathers and mothers. In turn, the impact of paternal and maternal postpartum depression on parenting behaviors and infant/child outcomes is investigated. Dr. Fisher’s clinical work specializes in behavioral therapies for fathers and couples during the perinatal period.

Interests (Keywords)

Adolescent health; Child and Adolescent psychiatry; Clinical Research; Depression; Men's Health; Mood Disorders; Psychotherapy; Women's Health; Women's Reproductive Health

Research and Publications

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