Michael Young, MD

Medical Director, The Retreat by Sheppard Pratt


  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Dr. Michael Young is the medical director of The Retreat by Sheppard Pratt and associate residency training director. He has a special interest in treating mood, anxiety, and personality disorders. Dr. Young values an integrated approach to psychiatric and medical care and believes in the mantra “cura personalis,” which means, care for the whole person. He completed a master’s degree in applied biomedical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and graduated from Georgetown School of Medicine in 2009. His post-graduate medical training was completed at the University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Residency Training Program. Dr. Young is board certified in general psychiatry.