ABPN Board Certified in General Psychiatry
ABPN Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
ABPN Board Certified in Addiction Psychiatry
Affiliate Assistant Professor, USF Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences
Dr. Sookoor enlisted in the US Army immediately after graduating from high school. After completing a 5-year enlistment and achieving the rank of Sergeant, he returned to Texas to complete his Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science with a minor in Chemistry. He completed medical school in Texas and then moved to Tampa for his General Psychiatry Residency at the University of South Florida. He then completed USF’s Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship where he was chief resident during the second year of the fellowship. After completion of the Child and Adolescent Fellowship, he then completed USF’s Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship. In addition to providing direct patient care to DACCO clients, he also enjoys teaching 4th year Psychiatry Residents and Addiction Psychiatry Fellows during their rotations at DACCO. He was the recipient of the Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award by the graduating resident class of 2018.
Jennifer is a native of Tampa, she has been working in Addiction Medicine and Behavioral Health for several years. Jennifer is dedicated to helping patients overcome the physical and psychological obstacles related to their addiction. Teaching patients and caregivers about the dangers of substance abuse and available treatments is her passion, she is also an active member of the International Nurses Society on Addiction (IntNSA), American Nurse Association (ANA) and Florida Nurse Association (FNA).
Jane Dawson is from Maryville University, St Louis, MO. Currently working on her Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Twenty plus years of nursing experience. Passion for prevention and life style changes. Specializing in the treatment of addiction.