Our Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Dr. Alphonso Nichols, earned his medical degree at the University of Louisville, completed psychiatric residency training at the University of Cincinnati, and a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Louisville. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. During training, he served as Chief Resident in Child Psychiatry and received numerous clinical and teaching awards, including several awards for Humanism in Medicine. He went on to serve on the full-time teaching faculty at the University of Louisville, where he served as medical director of the psychiatry unit at Kosairs Children’s Hospital and was awarded the ‘Golden Apple’ teaching award. After earning a reputation in our community as an extremely competent, caring, and highly respected clinician, Dr. Nichols was recruited to join our practice full time in 2013.
Dr. Nichols is a Christian and is committed to providing care that is consistent with Christian values and beliefs.
Dr. Nichols has extensive experience and expertise in treating Children and Teens who struggle with emotional difficulties, Depression, ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, OCD, PTSD, Autism, and a variety of other conditions.