Joseph Shrand, MD

Joseph Shrand, MD, is an instructor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and the Medical Director of CASTLE (Clean and Sober Teens Living Empowered), an intervention unit for at-risk teens that is part of High Point Treatment Center in Brockton, Mass. Dr. Shrand was formerly on staff at Massachusetts General Hospital as well as the Medical Director of the McLean Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Ambulatory Care and Adolescent Residential Programs. With more than 20 years as a practicing psychiatrist, Dr. Shrand has vast experience in the field of adolescent anger management and conflict resolution which has made him a sought after speaker. He is also affectionately known as Dr. Joe, as he was Joe in the original PBS TV Children’s TV show, ZOOM, which won two Emmy Awards in the early 1970’s. Dr. Shrand is the only ZOOM kid to have published any books.