Meet Dr. Henderson

Psychiatry & ADHD Specialist in Washington, DC

Ernesto Henderson, DO, MS
Ernesto Henderson, DO, MS

“I’m a DC native, born and raised! The DMV will always be home. It’s a culture like no other and I’m happy to be serving it. ” 


Ernesto Henderson, DO, MS, is an experienced psychiatrist leading the team at the Weekend Clinic in Washington, DC. He specializes in ADHD but has experience treating patients with various mental health conditions. 

Born and raised in Washington, DC, Dr. Henderson left the area to attend the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. He then attended medical school at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in the neighborhood of Central Harlem in New York City. 

After graduating, Dr. Henderson completed an internship at HMH Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, New Jersey. He then moved to St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, DC, where he completed a general psychiatry residency. 

Dr. Henderson is currently completing a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University in Brooklyn, New York. 

In addition to speaking English, Dr. Henderson is proficient in French and Spanish and has some proficiency in Japanese. 

Dr. Henderson looks forward to treating new and existing patients at the Weekend Clinic.