Lauren H. Schwartz, MD
Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2013
General Psychiatry Residency Training: 2013 University of Oklahoma Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2009-2013
Medical School: 2009 University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 2005-2009
Dr. Schwartz is Board Certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
In addition to completing residency, Dr. Schwartz has also completed a course in psychoanalytic theory through the Oklahoma Society for Psychoanalytic Studies to continue education in one of her areas of interest, psychodynamic and psychoanalytic psychotherapy. A second area of medicine Dr. Schwartz is passionate about is providing psychiatric care to those individuals challenged with chronic illnesses. In 2013 and 2015, she was published in the Journal of The American Society of Hematology, “Blood”, and is currently involved in ongoing research in the area of depression and anxiety in patients diagnosed with chronic blood disorders.
Following completion of residency, she joined Dr. Rousseau in private practice in Oklahoma City; a practice dedicated to providing patients with psychotherapy and a psychodynamic approach to pharmacotherapy.
Dr. Schwartz is an active member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Oklahoma Psychiatric Physicians Association as an Executive Council Member, the Central Oklahoma Psychiatric Society, the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, the Oklahoma County Medical Society, the Oklahoma State Medical Association and the American Medical Association.
Arthur W. Rousseau, MD
Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
General Psychiatry Residency Training: Oregon State Hospital, Salem Oregon, 1978-1982
Medical School: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 1974-1978
Dr. Rousseau is Board Certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and he has distinguished himself at the state and national level by recently receiving the Distinguished Life Fellow Award from the American Psychiatric Association.
He received his medical degree in 1978 from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and in 1982 completed his psychiatric residency training at Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Oregon. His training emphasized the social, biological and the psychoanalytical modals utilized in psychiatry.
Dr. Rousseau has been in the private practice of psychiatry since 1982. During this time he has been the Medical Director of the Mercy Psychiatric Center, President of the Central Oklahoma Psychiatric Society and President of the Oklahoma Psychiatric Physicians Association.
Dr. Rousseau’s professional goal has been to promote mental health not only in the state of Oklahoma but nationally. Dr. Rousseau has been involved in a number of mental health organizations and has participated as a leader on many committees to promote the overall mental health of the citizens of Oklahoma. He has distinguished himself in being one of the founders and past Co-Chair of PatientsFirst, a coalition of medical specialties, which address the issues of accessibility and the quality of medical care for the citizens of Oklahoma
Along with his private practice Dr. Rousseau continues in his professional activities. He presently holds the positions of Chairman of the Legislative Council of the Oklahoma State Medical Association, Councilman of the Oklahoma Psychiatric Physicians Association’s Executive Council and he holds the position of Clinical Professor of Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.