Credentials/ Publications

Credentials

  • Assistant Clinical Faculty-Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Colorado Childrens Hospital, Denver, Colorado
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in:
    General Psychiatry (98th Percentile)
    Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Holistic Medicine in:
    Holistic Medicine-founding diplomate
  • President, American Holistic Medical Association-2001 to 2002
  • Medical Director-McKee Center for Holistic Medicine, Loveland, Colorado – 2000-2005
  • Medical Director-PsychCare Psychiatric Hospital, Greeley, Colorado – 1994-1996, 2004-2005
  • Credentialed to practice psychiatry and acupuncture at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, Colorado and McKee Medical Center in Loveland, Colorado
  • Graduate of the University of Arizona – B.A., 1978; M.D., 1982.
  • Currently licensed to practice medicine in Colorado (since 1991).  No restrictions.
  • Graduate of the UCLA College of Medicine Medical Acupuncture Course.
  • Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University of Arizona’s Honors Program.
  • Outstanding Honors Student, University of Arizona, 1978.

Publications

 

  • Shannon, Scott  Parenting the Whole Child ; W.W. Norton and Company: New York, 2014.
  • Shannon, Scott   Mental Health for the Whole Child ; W. W. Norton and Company: New York, 2013
  • Shannon, Scott  “Paradigm Shift: stages of physician’s entry into integrative practice” Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, July 2013 (Volume 22: Issue 3) page 481-491.
  • Shannon, Scott; Weil, Andrew and Kaplan, Bonnie  “Medical Decision Making in Integrative Medicine” Alternative and Complementary Therapies, April 2011: 17 (4): 84-91.
  • Shannon, Scott: “Pediatric Mental Health” (Chapter 28) in Culbert, Tim and Olness, Karen (Eds.),
  • Textbook of Integrative Pediatrics   New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2010
  • Shannon, Scott   “Integrative Treatment of Pediatric Mood Disorders.” Alternative Therapies, September 2009  (Volume 15, Number 5) page 48-53.
  • Kaplan, Bonnie and Shannon, Scott  “Nutritional Aspects of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology.” Psychiatric Annals, July 2007; 37 (7) page 519-528.
  • Kaplan, Bonnie and Shannon, Scott  “Nutritional Aspects of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology.” Pediatric Annals, September 2007; 36 (9) page 600-609.
  • Kemper, Kathi and Shannon, Scott  “Complementary and Alternative Treatment of Pediatric Mood Disorders.” Pediatric Clinics of North America, December 2007 (Volume 54: Issue 6) page 901-926.
  • Kaplan, Bonnie and Shannon, Scott  “Nutritional Aspects of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology.” Psychiatric Annals, July 2007; 37 (7) page 519-528.
  • Kaplan, Bonnie and Shannon, Scott  “Nutritional Aspects of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology” Pediatric Annals, September 2007; 36 (9) page 600-609.
  • Kemper, Kathi and Shannon, Scott  “Complementary and Alternative Treatment of Pediatric Mood Disorders.”  Pediatric Clinics of North America, December 2007 (Volume 54: Issue 6) page 901-926.
  • Shannon, Scott: “Pediatric Mental Health” (Chapter 28) in Culbert, Tim and Olness, Karen (Eds.), Textbook of Integrative Pediatrics; New York, NY: Oxford University Press (due December 2008)
  • Shannon, Scott. Please Don’t Label My Child; Rodale Press: NY, 2007
  • Shannon, Scott (Ed.). Handbook of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Mental Health. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, a division of W. B. Saunders, 2002. (Nominated for Edited Text of the Year. Award by Am. Assc. Of Pub.)
  • Shannon, Scott. “Acupuncture” (Chapter 5) and “The Future of CAM” (Chapter 20). In Herring, Mary R., & Roberts, Molly M. (Eds.), Blackwell’s Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Fast Facts for Medical Practice, Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2002.
  • Shannon, Scott. (September, 2000). “Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.” Integrative Medicine Consult, 2(9), 103-105.
  • Shannon, Scott. (July, 2001). “Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Insomnia.” Integrative Medicine Consult, 3(7), 52-53.
  • Editors of Time Life Books. The Medical Advisor. (Senior Consultant, 2nd Edition). Time Life Books: Richmond, Virginia 1998
  • Shannon, Scott. (Spring, 1998). “Case Presentation Model: How to Holistically Evaluate, Motivate, and Treat Our Patients.” Holistic Medicine, 15-17.
  • Shannon, Scott. (Summer 1998). “Psychological Disease: Depression.” Holistic Medicine, 16-24.
  • Shannon, Scott. (May 16, 1987). “Adolescent Challenge Program” A new treatment modality presented at the Second Annual International Conference on Childhood Anxiety and Affective Disorders, Ottawa, Canada. This preventative program for kids at risk combines elements of group therapy with experiential challenges.
  • Shannon, Scott, and Kroll, Howard. (April 11, 1985). “Diagnostic Categories and Treatment Planning.” A paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Council of Community Mental Health Centers, Washington, D.C. This simplified flow sheet allows non-psychiatrists to participate in diagnosis and treatment planning for outpatients.
  • Shannon, Scott. (March 1982). “The Motor System of the Human Brain: Discussion and Speculation About Structure and Function,” an independent study project. University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Department of Neurology.
  • Shannon, Scott. (September 1978). “Occupational Health in Nitroglycerin Plant” in Wheater, RH. Occupational Safety and Health Symposia, 1979. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, pages 154-157.
  • Shannon, Scott. (1978). “The Structure of the Mind.” A 337-page Honor’s Thesis on the interface of physics, neurology, and psychology. Proposes new mechanisms of consciousness such as a wave theory of perception and a holographic model of cerebellar functioning. University of Arizona, Department of Psychology.