Empowering Individuals with Learning Differences to Succeed—Academically, and Beyond!
Morrissey-Compton Educational Center for Diagnostic and Treatment Services for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities

595 Price Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 322-5910 · Fax (650) 322-7075



Morrissey-Compton Staff Psychiatrists

Dr. Thomas Butler Thomas Butler, M.D.

Dr. Thomas Butler is a board-certified psychiatrist who completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from Stanford University. Prior to that, he earned an M.D. from the UC Davis School of Medicine and completed a General Psychiatry Residency from the University of Texas, Southwestern. Dr. Butler believes in a patient-centered approach to treatment and uses evidence-based therapies including psychotherapy and medications in order to alleviate psychiatric symptoms. His research experience includes examining the safety and effectiveness of anti-depressant medications in children and adolescents. Dr. Butler has significant clinical experience treating adults and children with ADHD, Depression, Anxiety disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Eating Disorders, and other psychiatric disorders.

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Isheeta Zalpuri Isheeta Zalpuri, M.D.

Dr. Zalpuri is a board certified psychiatrist who works with children, adolescents, families and adults. She completed her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Stanford and currently is a faculty member there. Her expertise is in psychopharmacology as well as psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral therapy. She has won several national awards for clinical care, teaching and research. She is also actively involved with various regional and national psychiatric organizations.

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