Colin Exall Stewart, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialities: Psychiatry

Languages: English


About me

Colin Stewart, MD, is the training director for the Child and Adolescent Residency Training Program as well as the clerkship director for the Georgetown University School of Medicine’s psychiatry clerkship. He also provides clinical care at both Georgetown and Mary's Center, a non-profit community health center that serves a primarily Central American immigrant population. At Georgetown, he also sees couples, individuals and families for psychotherapy. Dr. Stewart both teaches and supervises medical students, psychiatry residents, and child and adolescent psychiatry fellows at both Georgetown and Mary's Center. He is also very involved with promoting diversity and inclusion in medical education and currently serves on the AADPRT Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the MedStar GME Working Group for Racial Justice, and the Department of Psychiatry's Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee and previously served on the Georgetown School of Medicine's Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the AAMC’s Group for Diversity and Inclusion and AACAP’s Diversity and Culture Committee. His academic scholarship has focused on implementing holistic review in GME, promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process, and competency-based assessment in medical education.

Clinical areas of focus

  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Self Harming Behaviors
  • Substance Dependence
  • Trauma
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anger Issues
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Compulsive And Addictive Behaviors
  • Depression
  • Disruptive Behavior
  • Dysthymia
  • Executive Function Disorder
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Learning Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Physical Abuse
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • Psychological Abuse
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Self Harming Behaviors
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Substance Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Trauma
  • Trichotillomania
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Procedures I perform

  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Couples Therapy
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Family Therapy
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy
  • Mens Mental Health
  • Mental Health
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychotherapy
  • Womens Mental Health
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Practice locations

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3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
4 N Main
Washington, DC, 20007


Fax 202-444-0414

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Fax 202-444-0414

2115 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC, 20007


Fax 202-944-5404

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MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus


Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry

Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Fellowship Program: Emory University Hospital (2013)

Residency Program: University of California Hospitals and Clinics (2011)

Internship Program: University of California Hospitals and Clinics (2009)

Medical School: University of Texas at San Antonio Medical School (2008)


    • Faculty Teaching Award, Georgetown Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2019
    • Louis F. Rittlemeyer, Jr., M.D. Teacher of the Year Award, Georgetown Psychiatry Residency, 2018
    • Dr. Michael Adams Medical Student Mentoring Award, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2016
    • Faculty Teaching Award, Georgetown Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2014
    • PGY-3 Medical Student Teaching Award, Adult Psychiatry Residency, UCSF, 2011
    • PGY-1 Medical Student Teaching Award, Adult Psychiatry Residency, 2009

News and publications

  • Young JQ, Hasser C, Hung EH, Kusz M, O’Sullivan PS, Stewart CE, Weiss A, Williams N. Developing End-of-Training Entrustable Professional Activities for Psychiatry: Results and Methodological Lessons. Academic Medicine. 2017 Nov 21. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000002058. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29166349

  • Sadhu JM, Lee PC, Stewart CE, Carson N, Usher C, Maneta E, Kitts R, Sharma N, Adams A, Hazen EP, Thwin Myint M, Lee ES, Vasa RA, Randall TL, Leong S, Jacobson SL. Lessons from the Launch: Program Directors Reflect on Implementing the CAP Milestones. Academic Psychiatry. 2017 Dec 1. doi: 10.1007/s40596-017-0852-8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29196980

  • Hung, E.K., Jibson, M., Sadhu, J., Stewart, C.E., Walker, A., Wichser, L., Young, J.Q. Wresting with Implementation: a Step-By-Step Guide to Implementing Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) in Psychiatry Residency Programs. Acad Psychiatry (2020).

  • Vijay A, Salmon MR, Stewart CE (2018). Chapter: Suicide and Non-Suicidal Self-Injury in Pediatric Psychiatry for Primary Care: A Clinician’s Guide. pp. 33–46. Editors: Vinson & Vinson. Publisher: Springer Books.

  • Schlechter AD, O'Brien KH, Stewart C. The Positive Assessment: A Model for Integrating Well-Being and Strengths-Based Approaches into the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinical Evaluation. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2019 Apr;28(2):157-169. doi: 10.1016/j.chc.2018.11.009. Review. PMID: 30832950