Department of Psychiatric Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatric Medicine


Office: 610-996-9572
Publications and Selected Works

Dr. Bernstein is a child and adolescent psychiatrist clinician educator.

  • Education

    Certified Trainer in Youth Mental Health First Aid
    2013 to present

    Hahnemann University Hospital 
    Residency, Child, Adolescent, Adult Psychiatry
    1984 to 1989

    Des Moines College of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) 
    Osteopathic Medicine

  • Courses

    Psychiatric medicine

  • Research

    Empathy and cultural sensitivity

  • Awards

    3rd place award: “Empathy and Professionalism in Medical Student Education: What is the Evidence?” April 8, 2016 American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM), Washington, DC

  • Memberships

    • 2011 to present, Co-Chairperson, Psychiatry in Schools, CSMH
    • 2011 to present, Schools Committee Liaison to the Complementary and Alternative Medicine Committee, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2008 to present, Delegate, 1999 to present, Co-Chairperson, Subcommittee on the Schools, 2011 to 2013, Treasurer, Regional Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Southeastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey Region
    • 2002 to present, American Red Cross, Philadelphia Chapter, Disaster Mental Health Team
    • 1993 to present, Clinical Affiliate, Medical Staff, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Child Psychiatry