About our Medical Director, Board Certified in Psychiatry, Dr. Tharp…
With Bubba Dubya on
the first day in our
Frisco Office.
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David T. Tharp, M.D., M.Div., is founder and Medical Director for Stonebriar Psychiatric Services

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and he has been in practice since 1979.  He received a B.S. degree with
Distinction from Purdue University and his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester , New York.  
Dr. Tharp completed his internship and general psychiatric residency at the University of Virginia, a fellowship in child and adolescent
psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, and he received a Master of Divinity degree in 1992 from Ashland Theological
Seminary.  Dr. Tharp was the founder and medical director of New Hope Counseling Services, a Christian based practice in
Amherst, Ohio, from 1984-93, during which time he maintained a daily radio program integrating psychological and spiritual issues
along with providing seminars and workshops to the local community for churches and professional groups.  Dr. Tharp was with Kaiser
Permanente from 1993-98 in the North Dallas area, working in both a managerial and clinical capacity.  From 1998 until establishing
Stonebriar Psychiatric Services in September, 2004, he was a staff psychiatrist at the Remuda Ranch Center for
Anorexia and Bulimia in Arizona, a treatment program for women with eating disorders and dual diagnoses.

Dr.Tharp and his wife, Karen, have been married for 48 years and have four grown daughters, four sons-in-law,
four granddaughters, and six grandsons. He enjoys spending time with his family, reading, walking his dogs,
playing one of his (way too many) guitars, and outdoor activities.  A native Texan, he is glad “to be back home.”
Dr. David Tharp, board certified in psychiatry, is ready to meet your counseling and psychiatric needs.  Offering a broad range of
services, including evaluation,  psychotherapy, counseling and medication management.  Call us if you are struggling with
depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, eating disorders, ADHD, family or marital issues, compulsive behaviors such
as sexual addiction, post-traumatic stress related to past abuse, or self esteem issues.
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"Pilgrim" was a special friend
Maggie (l) and Aggie (r) are his best pals.
They joined us at 6 weeks old shortly
after Lakota died.  Great sisters!
Sweet Lakota
until 2009
until 2007
on being a
"Patients' Choice Award" repeat winner,
since we have been in practice 2004 - 2014

As the award letter states, "of the nation's
720,000 active physicians, only 5 percent
were accorded this honor by their patients."

This year he was granted their newest
awards, "Most Compassionate Doctor" and
"Vitals Top Ten Doctor" Awards

"Best of Frisco"  award winner
2004 - 2016
Working with their daddies to
build a play set for our grandkids.
Stonebriar Psychiatric Services, P.A.
3550 Parkwood Blvd.  Suite 705
Frisco, TX  75034
Rescued 11/11
Died January 26, 2018