Christina Jacob (she/her) received her M.D. from the University of Maryland, where she explored her interest in psychiatry through early exposure to the field. In her capacity as a Psychotherapy Trainee for The Bethesda Group, she provides individual and group therapy.
Since graduating from medical school, she has been training in the University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Psychiatry Residency training program to eventually become a board-certified Psychiatrist. She has a specific interest in the understanding and treatment of substance use disorders, trauma, and how they may be treated using DBT.
In her free time, Christina enjoys the little things: spending time with her friends and family, experimenting on the grill, and playing video games.