Dr. Frenkel, is an adult psychiatrist, received her medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies in 2008. Dr. Frenkel completed her third and fourth year psychiatry rotations of medical school at Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.
Dr. Frenkel completed her psychiatric residency at Maimonides Medical Center from 2008 to 2012. While at Maimonides Dr. Frenkel completed several months of rotations in the Emergency Room as well as at Bellevue Psychiatric Inpatient Center in New York. Dr. Frenkel has experience treating a wide range of psychiatric illnesses ranging from addiction and depression to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Dr. Frenkel will also treat teens 16 and up.
Dr. Frenkel also completed a 1 year fellowship in Psychoanalysis from 2010-2011.
Dr. Frenkel is specially licensed to prescribe Suboxone, Subutex and buprenorphine for treatment of opioid dependence.
Dr. Frenkel joined GenPsych in December of 2011. Dr. Frenkel also has her own private practice in Summit, NJ.
Dr. Frenkels’ treatment philosophy involves operating from a biopsychosocial framework to implement the most comprehensive treatment plan for each patient.