- ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder)
- ADD (Attention deficit disorder)
- Depressive disorders
- Bipolar disorder and related mood disorders
- Anxiety disorders
- Obsessive Compulsive and related disorders
- Trauma and Stress related disorders
- Sleep disorders
- Schizophrenia and other Psychotic syndromes
- Somatic symptom and related disorders
- Behavioral problems associated with Neurodevelopmental disorders like Autism spectrum disorder
- Intellectual disability
- Cognitive behavioral
- Family oriented
- Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist – Riverside County Behavioral Health Department – March 2020 to October 2020.
- Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Monterey County Behavioral Health Department/ Children’s System of Care (Salinas, California – December 2013 to December 2019)
- Staff Psychiatrist (Child, Adolescent and Transitional Age Youth) – Children’s’ System of Care/ Department of Mental Health/ County of Merced (Merced, California – November 2010 to November 2013)
- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) July 2008 to June 2010
- General Psychiatry Residency Training (Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia) July 2005 to June 2008
- Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (Government Medical College, Patiala, India) August 1987 to December 1993 (including one-year clinical internship)
Affiliations and certifications
- 2013 Board Certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- 2012 Board Certified in Psychiatry (General) – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- 2010 Certified in Family Therapy – Philadelphia Child & Family Therapy Training Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Awards and honors
- June 2018: ‘Clinical Excellence Award’ – Monterey County Behavioral health (current employer) Salinas, California
- June 2010: Graduate Medical Education Committee ‘Award for Excellence in Fellowship Training’ – Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/ University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- July 2009 to June 2010: Chief Resident – Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/ University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- July 2007 to June 2008: Assistant Chief Resident – Department of Psychiatry Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia
- June 2007: ‘Resident Research Award’ – Department of Psychiatry Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia
- May 2007: ‘Certificate of Excellence in Psychiatry Residency’ – Department of Psychiatry, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia
- January 2006: ‘Certificate of Achievement in Psychiatry Residency’ – Department of Psychiatry, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia
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Dr. Aanmol Rai, MD is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology; is board-certified in both Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Adult psychiatry. She treats patients across the entire age spectrum and has expertise in handling a wide range of complex behavioral health issues. She provides a blend of medication treatments augmented with natural, complementary, and alternative approaches, while also incorporating individual, couples, and family therapy interventions in the treatment plan as needed. She has a wealth of experience in treating ADHD, Depressive disorders, Mood disorders, Anxiety disorders, OCD, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Insomnia, Psychosis, Autism spectrum disorders, and other Developmental disabilities.
Dr. Aanmol Rai completed her General Psychiatry residency training at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA followed by Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship training at the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia – which as of 2020, has for the 14th straight year, been recognized as a top pediatric hospital in USA per U.S. News & World Report. Dr. Rai uses a strength-based recovery treatment model that focuses not just on symptom control but on helping patients lead balanced, healthy, and purposeful lives of their choosing so that they can become the best version of themselves. Her own wide travels and life experiences have shaped her treatment philosophy and she believes in treating patients by becoming a fellow traveler and coach on their life’s journey. Guided by eastern philosophies of holistic care, that encompasses both mind and body healing, she is committed to providing tailored and individualized comprehensive care of her patients with the highest quality of compassion, dedication, and expertise.
- Foster T., Rai A., Weller R.
‘Psychiatric Complications in Cerebral Palsy’ – Current Psychiatry Report, 2010 Apr; 12 (2): 116 – 121
- Urbano M, Spiegel D, Rai A.
‘Atypical Antipsychotic Withdrawal Dyskinesia in patients with mood disorder’ – Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 2007 Dec; 27 (6):705-7
- Briscoe GW, Fore Arcand LG, Lin T, Rai A, Kollins K, Johnson J.
‘Student’s and Resident’s perceptions regarding technology in medical training’ – Academic Psychiatry 2006 Nov – Dec: 30 (6): 470-9.
- Singh S, Rai A.
‘Habitability Conditions on board Indian Naval Ships and Submarines: The effect of Noise, Vibrations, Illumination and Non – Ionizing Radiation on the Crew’ – Institute of Naval Medicine Journal News, Dec 2001