Dr Michael Sheehan  
Our Provider(s)
Michael Sheehan, MD

Michael Sheehan, MD

Curriculum Vitae

Date Of Birth

Place Of Birth

Clongowes Wood College
University College Dublin, Ireland 1971-1977

Post Doctoral Training
Medicine, Surgery, ObGyn, Peds, ER training, Dublin Ireland 1977-1979
Psychiatry Residency, St Patrick's Hospital, St Vincents Hospital, Dublin, Royal College of Psychiatrists, 1980-1983
Child Psychiatry 1983-1985

Licensure and Board Certification
MD License in Florida 1986
Board Certified in Psychiatry 1990
Board Certified in Addiction Psychiatry 1993 & 2003.
Licensed to prescribe Buprenorphine (2003).

Academic & Administrative Appointments
Affiliate Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, University of South Florida.Current.
Director of Addictions Unit, USF Psychiatry Center 1987-1993.

Hospital Appointments
Medical Director, Operation PAR (www.operationpar.org) St Petersburg Florida.1993-present

Memberships, Offices and Committee Appointments
Fellow American Psychiatric Association,
Member American Academy Addiction Psychiatry
Member Florida Psychiatric Society,
Tampa Bay Psychiatric Society,
Professional Advisor to Depressive & Bipolar Support Alliance Tampa Bay.
Advisor to National DBSA.
American Society of Medical Review Officers (MRO)

Other Professional Positions & Major Appointments
Approved Clinician to the NFL, Florida Bar, Florida Lawyers Assistance, Impaired Physicians Program and Intervention Project for nurses.
Admitted as Expert Witness in Psychiatry and in Addictions in State of Florida.

Awards & Honors
Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
Listed in "Best Doctors in the USA"  2002-2010
JC Penney Service Award.

Research Interests
Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar disorders and Addiction Psychopharmacology. Investigator in more than 20 Psychopharmacology Clinical trials, including trials in Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder Schizophrenia and addiction (alcoholism and narcotic dependence).
Most recently (2006) Principal Investigator in the National Institute of Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network study 0028 on slow release methylphenidate in the treatment of substance abusing adolescents with ADHD.

Sheehan, M.F.: "Dual Diagnosis,"
Psychiatric Quarterly, 64 (2), 1993; 107-134.
Sheehan, M.F., Sheehan, D.V., Torres, A., Coppola A., Francis, E.: "Snorting
Benzodiazepines," American Journal of
Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 17 (4), 1991; 457-468.
Sheehan DV, Janavs J., Baker R., Sheehan KH., Knapp E., Sheehan M., :
Mini International Neuropsychatric Interview 5.0.0 (©January1998)
also 4.4, 4.6, MINI Plus and MINI Screen
5.0. J Clin Psychiatry 1998:59 (Suppl 20): 22
Sheehan DV, Lecrubier Y, Harnett Sheehan K., Janavs J., Weiller E., Bonara
LI., Keskiner A., Schinka J., Knapp E., Sheehan MF., Dunbar GC.:
Reliability and Validity of the Mini International Neuropsychatric Interview
(MINI): According to the SCID-
P. European Psychiatry,12,1997; 232-241.
Sheehan DV, Raj BA, Harnett-Sheehan K, Dorotheo J, Sheehan MF, Trehan R,
Knapp E.
A method for assessing the duration of therapeutic action and
milligram equivalence of anxiolytics.
Anxiety 1996;2(1):40-6
Hughes, P.H, Storr, C., Sheehan,.D.V., Conn, J.C., Sheehan, M.F.: "Studies of
Drug Use and Impairment in the Medical Profession," Addiction and Recovery,
November 1990; 42-45.
Sheehan, M.F.: "A Review of Two and a
Half Years Admissions to a Children's
Residential Treatment Unit,"
Irish Journal of Psychiatry, Spring 1989; 8-12.

Book Chapter:

Sheehan, M. F. & Sheehan, D. V.:
"Psychiatric Diagnosis in Neurological Emergencies."
In Emergent and Urgent Neurology. Edited by Dr. Willis Weiner.
JB Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,1991.

Office Location(s):

16554 Dale Mabry Hwy

16554 Dale Mabry Highway North
Brookshire Professional Park
Tampa, Florida   33618
Location Phone: 813-968-7188
Location Fax: 813-968-7627

Operation PAR, High Point. (PAR pts ONLY)

6150 150th Ave North
Clearwater, Florida   33760
Location Phone: 727-524-4311 x 227

My Phone: 1(813) 968-7188
Fax: +1 (813) 9687627

Accepting new patients:
I am not accepting new patients at this time.

Primary Specialty:

Other Specialties:
Anxiety, Depression and Bipolar Disorders
Addiction Psychiatry

Academic Appointments:
Affiliate Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, University of South Florida : 1997

Board Certifications:
Certified (waived) Buprenorphine provider : 2001

Added Qualification in Addiction Psychiatry : 1993
Added Qualification in Addiction Psychiatry. Recertified 2003

Am Board Psychiatry & Neurology : 1990

In Practice Since: