Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

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Sarah B. Mathews

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Director, Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness, clinical services
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness
3535 Market Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-8874
Fax: 215-573-8881
B.S. (Biological psychology)
The College of William and Mary, 2000.
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 2005.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2005-2006.
Resident in Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2006-2009.
Fellow in Geriatric Psychiatry, The University of Pennsylvania, 2009-2010.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Clinical expertise

Dr. Mathews specializes in both geriatric psychiatry and women's behavioral health. She has expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders as well as cognitive disorders in women throughout the lifespan. She has significant experience in the psychiatric care of the geriatric population, having completed a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry. She has also gained recognition as a North American Menopause Society Ceritified Practioner, with expertise in the care of postmenopausal women andt those going through the menopause transition. Another clinical focus of hers is the psychiatric care of women with mood and anxiety disorders in the perinatal and postpartum periods and women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder.

Dr. Mathews is board certified in Adult Psychiatry and is board eligible in Geriatric Psychiatry.

Other expertise

Dr. Mathews is involved in the supervision, teaching, and mentoring of college students, nurse practioner students, medical students and psychiatric residents and fellows in the areas of women's mental health and anxiety disorders.
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Last updated: 09/18/2018
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