David M. Reiss, M.D.
Dr. Reiss has been a practicing psychiatrist in private practice for over 25 years, specializing in “front-line” adult and adolescent psychiatry, having evaluated and treated over 10,000 persons diverse social and cultural backgrounds, from every occupational field; with wide clinical experience being licensed in CA, NY, PA, CT, MA, VT, ND and WV; with offices throughout southern and central California (including San Diego, Palm Springs, Huntington Beach, Oxnard, Bakersfield and Fresno).
In addition to private practice, Dr. Reiss served for four months (2011-2012) as Interim Medical Director of Providence Hospital (Holyoke, MA), a 126-bed psychiatric facility and he is currently associated with the Brattleboro (VT) Retreat. Dr. Reiss is a California Qualified Medical Examiner and a member of the Sports Lawyers Association, the Society for Exploration of Psychotherapeutic Investigation, the International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis and the International Psychohistory Association.
Dr. Reiss has been recognized internationally for expertise in character and personality dynamics, frequently giving invited lectures for clinical, legal, sport and entertainment as well as lay audiences; with publications in academic journals and newsletters. Dr. Reiss is often interviewed and quoted in the print, Internet and radio/TV media, nationally and internationally on issues including personal development, medical and mental health treatment, PTSD, the psychology of socio-political systems and social phenomena (non-partisan) and specific psychosocial issues related to sports and entertainment industries.