Dr. Jerry Weichman is a licensed clinical psychologist, adolescent specialist and parenting expert. In almost 20 years in practice, Dr. Jerry has counseled more than 6000 children and their families. He is passionate about helping teens and parents communicate better and build strong, positive relationships. He is a popular public speaker and a published author.
Dr. Jerry is also the founder of The Weichman Clinic, a group of pediatric and adolescent mental health specialists including neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, psychological testers and therapists who diagnose and treat children ages 5 and up with issues like anxiety, depression, defiance and behavioral issues, sports therapies, substance abuse and low motivation or self- esteem issues. The Weichman Clinic also provides gold-standard testing and treatment for spectrum-related learning disorders.
A popular and well respected media resource, Dr. Jerry has been interviewed by the New York Times, Washington Post and LA Times and has been asked to appear on major networks, ABC, NBC and Fox. He also sits on the Advisory Board for the Crisis Text Line, a subsidiary of DoSomething.org and is a regular contributing expert at award winning parenting website KidsInTheHouse.com.