Department of Psychiatry

Dr. John Teshima
Director, Faculty Development
Associate Professor
Child and Adolescent, Psychotherapies, Humanities and Education Scholarship
Contact Info
T: (416) 480-6100 3077
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave
F Wing, FG 31A
Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5
Appointment Status Primary

Dr. Teshima is a child and adolescent psychiatrist, who primarily works on a youth inpatient unit. Dr. Teshima also provide monthly outreach clinics to Temiskaming Shores, a community in northeastern Ontario.

His main academic activities have been teaching and education at a variety of levels including medical students, Psychiatry residents, faculty, and mental health practitioners in the community. Dr. Teshima has had extensive experience developing education programs delivered by videoconferencing. Currently he is the Director of Faculty Development for the Department of Psychiatry and have worked on developing new programs to help faculty with their teaching skills and academic career development.


Research Synopsis

While educational research has not been a primary activity for Dr. Teshima, he has collaborated with others on a number of educational research projects and hope to continue to do so into the future.