Andrea Lee Barrocas Gottlieb, PhD

Director of DBT Program


  • 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 director of the DBT Program. 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, she oversees Sheppard Pratt's comprehensive outpatient DBT program and trains staff in dialectical behavior therapy. 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 DBT.


DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Clinician™