Dr. Jacquelin Esque is a psychiatrist at the Banner-University Medical Center South Behavioral Health Clinic. After finishing medical school at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix, Dr. Esque completed her general psychiatry residency and a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA. While at UPMC, she took part in the Academic Administrator Clinician Educator (AACE) track and the women’s mental health area of concentration, completed a public service psychiatry fellowship, and was chief resident of the child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship. She is excited to be back in her home state to provide care for children, adolescents, young adults, and their families. Outside of work she enjoys reading, traveling, hiking, and spending time with her family and friends.
Research and Clinical Interests
Mood and anxiety disorders in children, teens and young adults, early psychosis, women's mental health, medical education, collaborative care
Esque J, Rasmussen A, Spada M, Gopalan P, Sarpal D. First-Episode Psychosis and the Role of the Psychiatric Consultant. Journal of the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry 2022; 63, 32-35.