About Dr. Ross Grumet

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Credentials

  • Diplomate in Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (“Board Certified Psychiatrist”)
  • Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
  • Fellow American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians
  • Certified American Society of Addiction Medicine

 

Education

  • Bronx High School of Science
  • Columbia College A.B. (Columbia University)
  • State University New York Downstate Medical Center, M.D.
  • Internship in medicine Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York
  • Residency in Psychiatry:
  • Menninger School of Psychiatry, Topeka, Kansas
  • The Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, New York (Chief Resident)
  • Postgraduate training in Psychoanalysis at Columbia University

Faculty / Has Taught At:

  • The Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York
  • Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Georgia Baptist Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Professional Memberships:

  • The American Psychiatric Association (APA)
  • Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association (GPPA)
  • American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology (ASCP)
  • American Society for Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
  • American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians (AADEP)
  • American Society for Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH)

Other Activities Past or Present:

  • Examiner for American Board of Psychiatry
  • Medical Director/Department Chairman at several institutions
  • Clinical investigator for drug studies (bipolar, depression, schizophrenia)
  • Speaker/Consultant
  • Toastmasters International

Personal:

Dr. Grumet is married. His wife is a writer/business consultant and antique dealer. His son is an Atlanta attorney. His hobbies include bass and bone fishing, philosophy, and poetry.

Research:

Ongoing clinical research involves how consciousness (conscience experience, phenomenology) is affected by medication, and how similar changes may be accomplished without medication.

Recent Presentations/Publications:

  • Book Review: “Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling; A Practical Guide” by Pope and Vasquez. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis. 51, 79-80 (2008)
  • Conference Presentation: “There is no unconscious-going beyond panpsychism: Consciousness as a given of the way the world is”. Toward a Science of Consciousness. University of Arizona: Phoenix, Arizona (2008).
  • Conference Presentation: “The effect of psychiatric medication on consciousness: a survey of 100 patients who have started, stopped, and restarted medication.” Toward a Science of Consciousness. University of Arizona: Phoenix, Arizona (2010).
  • Conference Presentation: “Mindfulness versus medication in treating ADHD and a related hypothesis that the brain does not produce conscious mental experience.” Toward a Science of Consciousness. Center for Consciousness Studies, University of Arizona: Stockholm, Sweden. (2011).
  • Conference presentation: Attention deficit and consciousness: medication effects and endophenotypes. Toward a Science of Consciousness. Center for Consciousness Studies, University of Arizona: Tucson, Arizona. (2012).
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