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.
Georgetown University School of Medicine
University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt
- Member, American Psychiatric Association
- Member, Maryland Psychiatric Society
Young, M. (2020). Prognostic Significance of Personality Disorders in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder. Curr Treat Options Psych. DOI 10.1007/s40501-020-00227-7.
Young M. (2018). Treatment-Resistant Depression: The Importance of Identifying and Treating Co-occurring Personality Disorders. Psychiatr Clin North Am, 41(2):249-261. doi: 10.1016/j.psc.2018.01.003.