Dr. Ronald Albucher is the former Director of Counseling and Psychological Services and a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry in the Stanford University Medical School’ s Department of Psychiatry. His undergraduate training was at University of Pennsylvania and he attended University of Michigan for medical school and residency. Dr. Albucher subsequently joined the faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School’s Department of Psychiatry, where he specialized in Anxiety Disorders, Mental Health treatment of university residents and medical students, and also ran the Ann Arbor VA Medical Center’s Mental Health Clinic. Dr. Albucher was the Associate Training Director, University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry for approximately 10 years. Ron has been very involved in organized psychiatry, holding several positions with the American Psychiatric Association, Michigan Psychiatric Society, and the Northern California Psychiatric Society. Ron began his training in Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy in 2014, completing his initial “core” training by 2017 and continuing on with advanced training, supervision and teacher training since then. He recently presented on ISTDP treatment of ADHD and Asperger’s at the International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association (IEDTA) meeting in Boston in November, 2019 and is currently the Secretary of the Board of the IEDTA.