Kimberly Resnick, M.D.
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Kimberly Resnick, M.D.


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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English


Specialties and Expertise


  • General Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Adult Psychiatry


  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Mood Disorder
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dysthymia
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Relationship Problems

Personal Statement

Dr. Kimberly Resnick is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine, and an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. As an inpatient attending, Dr. Resnick supervises residents treating patients and provides acute, evidence-based treatment to adults suffering from significant mental illness. In addition to her academic and hospital responsibilities, Dr. Resnick maintains an active faculty practice in psychiatry and psychotherapy and treats a variety of conditions using an individualized approach that integrates psychotherapy with psychopharmacology as needed.


Dr. Resnick attended Yale University, where she graduated magna cum laude with distinction in the major and was inducted into Psi Chi National Honor Society for psychology. Following her undergraduate studies, she received her M.D. degree at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. She completed her residency in Adult Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Health System, while simultaneously pursuing a fellowship in psychoanalytic training at the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia. During her training, Dr. Resnick received the Outstanding Junior Attending Award from the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and The University of Pennsylvania for “Compassionate Outstanding Clinical Care of Patients and Exemplary Teaching of Medical Students and Trainees.” Following her residency, Dr. Resnick served as Medical Director for Outreach Substance Abuse Services in Greenpoint, New York, and completed a fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry (Psychiatry and the Law) at the Columbia University College of Physicians/Weill Cornell School of Medicine joint training program. She currently serves on the Judicial Action Committee for the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law and is an active member of the American Psychiatric Association and American Academy of Dynamic Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis. 

In addition to her clinical and hospital responsibilities, Dr. Resnick is involved in medical student education, and supervises psychiatric residents and forensic fellows in training. Dr. Resnick currently welcomes new patients and is available for diagnostic consultations, medication management, psychotherapy and combined treatment. She treats patients with a broad variety of challenges, including depression, anxiety and adjustment problems.


Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

2006 Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology, Yale University 
2007 Magna Cum Laude, Yale University with Distinction in the Major 
2010 Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, University of Pennsylvania 
2016 Recipient, Outstanding Junior Attending Award, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and 
University of Pennsylvania 
2018 Selected as Member, Judicial Action Committee, American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 
2018 Selected as Co-Editor, International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, Special Edition: 
Psychiatry and Law in the Digital Age: Untangling the Hype, Risk and Promise 



Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Psychiatrist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2011
  • B.A., Yale University, 2007


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark

Locations and Appointments