Peter Cohen, MD, Psychiatry, Newton, MA


Psychiatry Newton, MA

Forensic Psychiatry

Peter W. Cohen, MD

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Education & Training

  • University of Maryland School of MedicineFELLOWSHIP
  • University of Maryland
    University of MarylandRESIDENCY
  • St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital CenterINTERNSHIP
  • Albany Medical College
    Albany Medical CollegeMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • Harvard College
    Harvard CollegeOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 1989 - 2021
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1985 - 1992
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Psychiatry

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 2009
  • Alternate American Psychiatric Association/Mead Johnson Fellowship Program, 1986
  • College Admissions Committee by the Class of 1984, 1983
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Publications & Presentations


  • Treating the Difficult Forensic Client: Diagnostic and Treatment Considerations With the Forensic Population
    Cohen, PW, Southeast Area Training Institute, Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, 6/6/2002
  • Treatment Considerations with a Forensic Population
    Cohen, PW, Tri-City Mental Health and Retardation Center Clinical Training Conference, 12/7/1999
  • Testimony before the Joint Committee on Social Services and Elderly Affairs
    Cohen, PW, Massachusetts State Legislature, 5/1/1997


  • Substance Abuse & Forensic Psychiatry and Civil Competency