Dr. David E. Goldman

The Goldman Group
Goldman Educational Services
P. O. Box 765
Jacksonville, ILĀ  62651
(217) 494-4653


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About Dr. David Goldman


Dr. David Goldman graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, in 1973, having received his Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in History, a focus in Religious Studies, and a double minor in Psychology and Sociology.

After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. Goldman attended Washington University School of Law, receiving his Juris Doctorate Degree in 1976. From 1976 until beginning medical school in 1987, he served as secretary-treasurer and corporate legal counsel for Central Industries, Inc.

Dr. Goldman also served as director for recycling operations, trucking and transportation operations, and research and development for Central Industries, Inc. during that same time. In 1987, he entered medical school at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating in 1991 with his Doctor of Osteopathy degree.

Dr. Goldman completed a traditional transitional rotating internship at the Kirksville Osteopathic Medical Center


in Kirksville, Missouri, in 1992, after which time he began his residency training in Psychiatry at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He completed his residency training in 1996.

Dr. Goldman completed his Fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in 1997, also at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. After completing his Residency and Fellowship training, he returned to Springfield, Illinois, establishing his practice in psychiatry.

Dr. Goldman is the Medical Director for The Goldman Group, LLC, a multidisciplinary psychiatry/therapy group. He serves as a medicolegal consultant, as well as continuing his private psychotherapy and psychopharmacology management practice. He also serves as a professor at both Southern Illinois University Medical School in Springfield, Illinois, and at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri.