Derek V. Spencer, M.D. joins us from St. Thomas in order to increase accessibility to psychiatric services for adults on St. Croix. Dr. Spencer comes with a wealth of medical experience, including having spent the last fifteen years as the Chief of the Behavioral Health Unit at Roy Lester Schneider Hospital located on St. Thomas. In Temple, Texas he was the Chief of Psychiatry Services for Olin E. Teague Veterans’ Center. Dr. Spencer currently maintains a well-respected private practice in Sugar Estate as well as the Island Therapy team on St. Croix.