Introduction: Understanding ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects individuals across the lifespan, characterized by symptoms such as inattention, hyperactivity,
Dr. Ryan Sondergard
Welcome to drryansondergard.com, the gateway to mental health exploration. Meet Dr. Ryan Bradley Sondergard, a compassionate Psychiatrist and Psychiatric Hospitalist based in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Sondergard’s dedication to unraveling the complexities of the human mind has established him as an eminent figure in the field.
Professional Journey: Dr. Sondergard underwent a residency in Adult Psychiatry at Saint Louis University and earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from A.T. Still University-KCOM. His expertise in Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) was cultivated during his four-year psychiatric residency, supplemented by elective rotations and specialized training in ECT. He further refined his skills by co-managing the ECT service at Mercy Hospital South from July 2019 to November 2021. In December 2022, he completed a rigorous 24-hour ECT training course conducted by distinguished faculty from the Duke University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, enhancing his knowledge and aligning his expertise with contemporary practices.
Expertise and Certification: Board-certified in Psychiatry since September 2019 by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Dr. Sondergard holds a permanent medical license in Missouri, alongside a DEA license. His commitment to staying abreast of psychiatric advancements is evident through certifications such as the Electroconvulsive Therapy Certificate of Training and MAT Waiver (buprenorphine waiver).
Contributions to the Field: Dr. Sondergard actively engages in psychiatric discourse through presentations and participation in journal clubs. He champions mental health awareness via his blog, offering insights into ADHD and psychiatry, fostering understanding and consciousness about mental health issues.
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