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Alison Greenfeder Weiss MD

Alison Greenfeder Weiss
Designation
  • Residential, Partial Hospital, and Intensive Outpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at La Amistad Behavioral Health Services
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Graduate
Website Profile Type
  • Alumni

Dr. Alison Greenfeder Weiss writes:

CAP fellowship at UIC was the best experience I could have asked for. I was challenged, mentored, and made to feel confident to practice independently. UIC provides an amazing variety of treatment settings and levels of acuity that prepared me to deal with any situation that could arise in psychiatric practice. This has been invaluable as my career path has led me to become a psychiatrist in a high acuity setting; oftentimes seeing treatment resistant teenagers who come to our facility as a last resort. In my opinion, there is no better program to gain the skills and expertise needed to become an excellent child and adolescent psychiatrist. If I had to do it again, I would not hesitate to choose UIC for fellowship. It is my highest recommendation that others deciding which CAP program to attend choose UIC!

  • Residency
    Northwestern
  • Medical School
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
  • psychiatry

    Dr. Alison Greenfeder Weiss is originally from sunny Florida and moved to Chicago in 2014 to start residency at Northwestern. Dr. Weiss has a particular interest in ADHD and adolescent anxiety and depression.

  • personal

    She enjoys traveling, reading, and doing yoga in her free time.