Yann B Poncin MD
Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center
Child and adolescent psychiatry; Psychopharmacology; Individual therapy; Parent guidance for a range of emotional and behavioral concerns
Dr. Poncin currently has administrative, leadership, and clinical responsibilities with Outpatient Clinical Services, including In-Home Intensive Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Service, Multidimensional Family Therapy, and the Child Study Center Outpatient Clinic. He formerly held Medical Directorships for the Children's Psychiatric Inpatient Service (aka Winnie One) and the Child Psychiatric Consultation Service to the Pediatric Emergency Department for Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. Other roles have included consultation to parents and schools for educational needs, and consultation with juvenile justice and extended day treatment services. Dr. Poncin views the developmental course of children and adults as shaped by the interactions over time of biological vulnerability, individual psychology, family function, and environment. His interest and experience are in the care of individuals and their families who present with complex psychosocial distress across multiple domains.