Daniel Schechter

Daniel Schechter
Daniel S. Schechter, M.D., is a child and adolescent psychiatrist and clinical researcher with specialization in early childhood mental health and post-traumatic stress. He is director of parent-infant research and the Pediatric Consult-Liaison Unit at the University of Geneva Hospitals and associate professor (privat-docent) in psychiatry at the University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine. Schechter completed his clinical and research training at Columbia University, where he continues to serve as adjunct assistant professor of psychiatry. His most recent book, co-edited with Carol Worthman, Paul Plotsky, and Constance Cummings, is Formative Experiences: The Interaction of Caregiving, Culture, and Developmental Psychobiology (Cambridge University Press, 2010).