Dr. Jeena John is a board-eligible adult psychiatrist and Long Island native, starting her post-graduate practice with Talkiatry. After receiving her undergraduate degree at SUNY Stony Brook University, she achieved her medical degree at the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine. She then completed Psychiatry Residency Training at Zucker School of Medicine Northwell Health at Mather Hospital where she gained experience in treating a diverse patient population across emergency, inpatient and outpatient settings.
Additionally, Dr. John has a passion for improving the mental health of young adults with an extensive background in serving as a Peer Mental Health Educator on college campuses, co-leading an adolescent mindfulness group at an outpatient mental health clinic and rotating as a team member at the Zucker Hillside Hospital Early Treatment Program for transitional age youth experiencing symptoms of first episode psychosis.
Dr. John’s practice focuses on medication management, offered in conjunction with emotionally focused therapy in 30-minute follow-up visits. Occasionally, Dr. John may believe that additional therapy is also needed and ask that you bring a therapist into your care team to provide the best outcome. Dr. John strongly believes in a compassionate, collaborative approach and will provide psychoeducation to help patients make informed decisions and achieve their treatment goals.