Andrea Lee Barrocas Gottlieb, PhD

Psychologist, DBT Project Coordinator


  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Personality Disorders
  • Depression
  • LGBTQ+ Mental Health Issues
  • Nonsuicidal self-injury
  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviors

Dr. Andrea Gottlieb is a psychologist and the DBT Project Coordinator for Sheppard Pratt Health System. She earned her PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Denver, where she focused her studies on the development of depression and nonsuicidal self-injury. Dr. Gottlieb received further training at McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School. 

In Dr. Gottlieb’s role as DBT Project Coordinator, she trains Sheppard Pratt staff in dialectical behavior therapy, engages in program development and implementation across the health system, facilitates DBT groups in inpatient and outpatient programs, and provides direct clinical care. In addition, Dr. Gottlieb serves as co-chair of the Sheppard Pratt LGBTQ+ Inclusivity Committee. Dr. Gottlieb also serves as a supervisor for psychiatry residents in the University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt psychiatry residency program, where she trains residents in facilitating CBT and DBT groups on inpatient units.