Theodote K. Pontikes
  • Assistant Professor
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences
  • General Pediatrics
Child Psychiatry, Adolescent Psychiatry, Child Behavioral Problems, Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Grief/Bereavement, Transitions/Adjustment Disorders, Medication Management in Children/Adolescents, Psychological Issues Related to Medical Illness
Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry - General Cert: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc. (ABPN)
Research Summary

(1) Pontikes T, Dinwiddie S. “ECT in a Patient with Multiple Sclerosis and Recurrent Catatonia.” The Journal of ECT. Volume 24, Issue 4, December 2010, pages 270-271.

(2) Flora K, Raftopoulos A, Pontikes T. “A Look at the Evolution of the Self-Help Movement.” Journal of Groups in Addiction and Recovery. Volume 5, Issue 3 & 4, July 2010, pages 214-225.

(3) Flora K, Raftopoulos A, Pontikes T.
“Current Status of Narcotics Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous in Greece: Factors Influencing Member Enrollment.” Journal of Groups in Addiction and Recovery. Volume 5, Issue 3 & 4, July 2010, pages 226-239.


Electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with multiple sclerosis and recurrent catatoniaPontikes,T. K.; Dinwiddie,S. H.The journal of ECT 2010 ;26(4):270-271

Medical School
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • University of Chicago Medical Center, General and Adult Psychiatry
  • Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical School, Psychosomatic Medicine
  • University of Chicago/MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, Clinical Medical Ethics
  • French
  • Greek
  • Spanish (intermediate)
  • Study of Ethics
  • Study of Foreign Languages
  • Folk Dancing/Music/Theatre
  • Poetry/Creative Writing