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Dana B. Sarvey, MD

Dana B. Sarvey, MD

McLean Hospital Title:
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Instructor in Psychiatry

Biography:

Dana B. Sarvey, MD, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist who specializes in treating adolescents with co-occurring substance use disorders and mood and anxiety disorders. She is currently a full-time staff psychiatrist within the Adolescent Acute Residential Treatment (ART) Program at McLean Hospital, in Belmont. Dr. Sarvey utilizes a variety of treatment modalities in her clinical work including motivational interviewing, CBT, basic DBT skill use, medication evaluation and management, psychodynamic psychotherapy, as well as family psychotherapy.

Dr. Sarvey is committed to the mission of providing ongoing clinical training for medical students, psychiatry residents, and child psychiatry fellows who routinely rotate through the ART as a part of their medical and psychiatric education. She is also involved in ongoing research and quality improvement projects at the ART, examining the relationship between substance use and co-occurring psychiatric illness in adolescents, as well as evaluating the effects of short-term residential treatment on substance use behaviors.

Expertise:

AnxietyChild & AdolescentAddiction

Education & Training:

Degrees:
  • 1999 BS in Biochemistry, Syracuse University
  • 2003 MD, Albany Medical College
Residency:
  • 2003-2006 Adult Psychiatry, Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Fellowship:
  • 2006-2008 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, New York-Presbyterian Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Board Certifications:
  • 2009 Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • 2013 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Contact:

Email:


Phone:

617.855.2841


Office Address:

Belmont campus - East House