Dr. Aaron Fink

Aaron H. Fink, M.D. is a board certified child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist. Dr. Fink uses a developmental biopsychosocial model to guide his clinical work. This model integrates biological (e.g. genetics), psychological (e.g. self concept), and sociological (e.g. family roles, culture) aspects of individuals at different stages of their lives. Dr. Fink finds this model particularly useful in his work with athletes as well as people with ADHD and eating disorders. He also has a special interest in group psychotherapy and forensic issues.

Dr. Fink studied child development and early childhood education at the University of Texas at Austin. He received a B.S. in Home Economics with High Honors and Special Departmental Honors. Dr. Fink then obtained his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine. He then completed a residency in general psychiatry and a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Fink was Chief Resident in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Dr. Fink is an active member of numerous professional organizations including:

  • Houston Psychiatric Society; Past President
  • Houston Group Psychotherapy Society; President
  • Houston Advocates of Mentally Ill Children; Past Board Member
  • American Group Psychotherapy Association; Past Co-Chair of the Child and Adolescent Special Interest Group
  • Foundation for Mental Illness Awareness; Founding Steering Committee
  • Attention Deficit Disorder Association- Southern Region; Founding Member, Professional Advisory Board
  • Children and Adolescents with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
  • Mental Health America of Greater Houston (formerly Mental Health Association of Greater Houston)-Past Consultant to We Help Ourselves (WHO)
  • Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
  • Tourette Syndrome Association
  • Trichotillomania Learning Center
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • International Society for Sports Psychiatry