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Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry* Age 68
Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD
3.4 (7 Ratings)

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Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Portsmouth, NH.
Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD
3.4 (7 Ratings)
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Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry* Age 68
Portsmouth, NH
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39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Portsmouth, NH.

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Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has 39 years experience. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham. They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Frisbie Memorial Hospital. At present, Dr. Schlefer received an average rating of 3.4/5 from patients and has been reviewed 7 times. Their office is not accepting new patients. Dr. Schlefer is board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Anxiety
ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Anxiety
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Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Major Depressive Disorder
Mood Disorders (Dysthymia and Cyclothymia)
Personality Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

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Locations

  1. 1 Office
    20 Ladd St Ste 403, Portsmouth, NH 03801
  2. 2 Community Partners
    25 Old Dover Rd, Rochester, NH 03867
  3. 3 Community Partners
    50 Chestnut St, Dover, NH 03820

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3.4
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Mar 20, 2016
After careful research I discovered she is perhaps the top child psychiatrist on the Seacoast and my visits confirmed this. She is empathetic and smart. Though she knows all the ins and outs of medication I never felt she was pushing it as a first option.
Molsdad in Dover, NH — Mar 20, 2016
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1985. She specializes in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.
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Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    1985
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  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Schlefer's profile.

Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD is affiliated with Frisbie Memorial Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD holds board certification in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Frisbie Memorial Hospital

    11 Whitehall Rd, Rochester, NH