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Dr George "joe" Dreher

 


Dr. George Dreher is a psychiatrist in Portland, Maine and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including the Maine Medical Center and the Mercy Hospital of Portland He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and Did a residency in Family Medicine at the Eastern Maine Medical Center. Following this, Joe practiced Family Medicine, but quickly became very attuned to the needs of the mentally ill. He became the Director of the Addiction Center at a large hospital in Maine. He then went on to do a residency in Psychiatry. He then joined the faculty of the Maine Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program. He was a practicing psychiatrist in the Family Medicine Center. He taught the psychiatry curriculum. He helped develop the program of integration of behavioral health in primary care. Joe also developed added skills in mindfulness. He became an expert in physician burnout, lecturing in numerous places.

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