Menninger Staff

Joyce Davidson, MD

Medical Director, Compass Program for Young Adults

Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

In addition to serving as medical director for the Compass Program for Young Adults, Dr. Davidson is an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine. Her interests include obsessive-compulsive disorder and cognitive therapy.


A member of the American College of Psychiatrists, Dr. Davidson is board-certified in both psychiatry and neurology. She earned her medical degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and completed a general psychiatry residency and child psychiatry fellowship at the Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry.


Dr. Davidson has a special place in her heart for opossums.