Alice W. Asby, MD, JD

Alice W. Asby, MD, JD

McLean Hospital Title
Harvard Medical School Title
  • Instructor in Psychiatry, Part-Time


Since 2008, Alice W. Asby, MD, JD, has been a psychiatrist at McLean Hospital’s Adult Outpatient Services, where, using individual psychotherapy, group therapy, and psychiatric medications, she works with adults who have a variety of challenges, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, relationship issues, and histories of trauma.

Prior to moving to the outpatient clinic, Dr. Asby was a psychiatrist at McLean’s Dissociative Disorders and Trauma Inpatient Program.


Education & Training

  • 1980 BA in Economics and Political Science, Westhampton College, University of Richmond
  • 1983 JD, University of Virginia School of Law
  • 1992 Master of International Affairs, Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs
  • 1998 MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • 1998-1999 Internship in Transitional Program, The Cambridge Hospital
  • 1999-2002 Residency in Adult Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital
  • 2001-2002 Fellowship in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute
Board Certifications:
  • 2001 Medical License, Board of Registration in Medicine, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 2003, 2013 Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Phone: 617.855.3926
Office Address: Belmont campus - Service Building, Room G03