Dr. William L. Cohen, MD

Dr. William L. Cohen, MD

Dr. William L. Cohen, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-944-5374
Fax: 202-944-5404

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  • Psychiatry
Conditions I Treat
  • acute stress disorder
  • addiction disorders
  • adjustment disorder
  • agitation
  • alcohol addiction
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Procedures I Perform
  • adult psychiatry
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • men's mental health
  • mental health
  • neuropsychiatry
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About the Provider

William Cohen, MD, is an assistant professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He provides clinical care in the emerging adult Launch Clinic, Child and Adolescent Outpatient Clinic, and Adult Inpatient Psychiatry Unit at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. His clinical and teaching interests are focused around the developmental considerations of identity, interpersonal relationships, and neurobiology, especially as pertaining to transitional age youth and their families coping with emotional and cognitive problems. Dr. Cohen completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Georgetown University and a General Psychiatry Residency in The Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia. He earned his M.D. from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, and prior to medical school he earned a B.A. in Philosophy from Wesleyan University and then worked with adolescents as a wilderness therapy field instructor in Utah.

  • Fellowship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2016)
  • Residency Program: Einstein Healthcare Network (2014)
  • Residency Program: Albert Einstein Medical Center (2014)
  • Internship Program: Albert Einstein Medical Center (2011)
  • Medical School: Jefferson Medical College (2010)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
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Practice Locations
  • 2115 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
    Washington, DC 20007
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  • 110 Irving Street Northwest
    Room 1A50
    Washington, DC 20010
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    Phone: 202-877-7424
    Fax: 202-877-9378

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital