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Barry D. Sarvet, MD, Chief

Psychiatry Department   Image  
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division
  • Vice-Chair, Psychiatry Department
  • Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Associate Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
759 Chestnut Street, WG703
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    Yale University Child Study Center
    New Haven, CT
  • Psychiatry Residency
    Yale University School of Medicine
    New Haven, CT
  • Northwestern University Medical School
    Chicago, IL
Areas of Interest
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
Professional Service
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Examination Committee, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • National Task Force on Mental Health and Child Welfare, Children’s Welfare League/American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Sarvet B, Brewer S. Anxiety disorders in pediatric primary care. Pediatr Ann 2011 Oct; 40(10):499-505.
  • Sarvet B, Gold J, Straus J. Bridging the divide between child psychiatry and primary care: the use of telephone consultation within a population-based collaborative system. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 2011;20:41-53.
  • Sarvet B, Gold J, Bostic JQ, Masek BJ, Prince JB, Jeffers-Terry M, Moore CF, Molbert B, Straus JH. Improving access to mental health care for children: The Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project. Pediatrics 2010;126:1191-1196.
  • Sarvet B, Wegner L. Developing Effective Child Psychiatry Collaboration with Primary Care: Leadership and Management Strategies.Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2010;19:139148.(1)(in press)
  • Houston M, Sarvet B(eds). Administrative Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2010;19(1)(in press)
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Committee on Health Care Access and Economics, American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Mental Health. Improving Mental Health Sevices in Primary Care: Reducing Administrative and Financial Barriers to Access and Collaboration.Pediatrics. 2009; 123(4):1248-1251
  • 2006-present, Principal Investigator, Promoting Best Practice in the Detection, Assessment and Treatment of Adolescent Depression in the Primary Care Setting: Implementation of the GLAD-PC in Two Large Primary Care Practices
  • 2006-present, Principal Investigator, CAPTN An Open Label, Prospective, Cohort Study of Antidepressants in Children and Adolescents with Anxiety Disorders, Depressive Disorders, Eating Disorders or Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (CAPTN-SSRI), Duke Clinical Research Institute
  • 2008-2010, Principal Investigator, Campaign for Kids Access Initiative Grant. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
  • 2009-2012, Barry Sarvet, MD and Stephen Boos, MD, Co-Investigators, Surviving Trauma with Evidence-Based Practices (STEP) of Pioneer Valley, SAMHSA