Medical School

  • University of Massachusetts , Worcester , MA


  • University of Texas, Austin , Austin , TX


  • University of Texas, Austin , Austin , TX


  • New York University , New York , NY

Philosophy of Care

The focus of my practice is on the care of children, adolescents and adults with acquired or developmental neuropsychiatric conditions impacting cognition, emotion and behavior.


Board certified in Adult Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Additional training in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry.


  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles

  1. Conrad R, Bousleiman S, Isberg R, Hauptman A, Cardeli E. Uncontrolled experiments: Treatment of contamination OCD during a pandemic. Psychol Trauma. 2020 Jun 25. View abstract
  2. Hauptman AJ, Acar D, Hammerness P, Fogler JM, Stafford D. A Case of Emotional Trauma in the Setting of Neurodevelopmental Disability. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2018 Nov/Dec; 26(6):384-391. View abstract
  3. Hauptman AJ, Benjamin S. The Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Catatonia in Children and Adolescents. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2016 Nov/Dec; 24(6):379-395. View abstract
  4. Reichenberg JS, Hauptman AJ, Robertson HT, Finzi E, Kruger TH, Wollmer MA, Magid M. Botulinum toxin for depression: Does patient appearance matter? J Am Acad Dermatol. 2016 Jan; 74(1):171-173.e1. View abstract
  5. Kugler JL, Hauptman AJ, Collier SJ, Walton AE, Murthy S, Funderburg LG, Garcia KS. Treatment of Catatonia With Ultrabrief Right Unilateral Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Case Series. J ECT. 2015 Sep; 31(3):192-6. View abstract
  6. Salpekar JA, Mishra G, Hauptman AJ. Key issues in addressing the comorbidity of depression and pediatric epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 May; 46:12-8. View abstract
  7. Hauptman AJ. Medicine as practice: notes on keeping the mind of a beginner despite becoming an expert. J Relig Health. 2014 Oct; 53(5):1297-9. View abstract
  8. Hauptman A, Carchedi L. A case of possible HIV prophylaxis-induced anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2013 Nov-Dec; 35(6):679.e11-2. View abstract