Dr. Jennifer Albert completed her undergraduate studies at University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, CT. She received her medical doctorate from St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine. After completing a year in Family Medicine she change specialties, graduating from the Psychiatry residency program at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
During her training, Dr. Albert worked in the Women’s Behavioral Health subdivision in their perinatal program, where she worked closely with pregnant and postpartum women. By providing diagnostic evaluations and treatment of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders in both an outpatient clinic and an intensive outpatient program, Dr. Albert brings a distinct expertise as this was a unique opportunity in which only 10 other states have such programs. She enjoys working closely with new or expectant moms, assisting them in overcoming challenges and finding the joys of motherhood.
Given her background, Dr. Albert has experience in implementing integrative care in which individuals are able to receive psychiatric care within their primary care visits. Additionally, she enjoys collaborating with primary care physicians in the evaluation of medical disorders presenting with psychiatric symptoms such as sleep disorders, vitamin/nutritional deficiencies and thyroid disease.
Dr. Albert’s clinical interests include treating a vast array of general psychiatric mood disorders, such as depression & bipolar, anxiety disorders such as OCD, generalized anxiety and PTSD. She primarily provides medication management to adults.
Dr. Albert enjoys providing comprehensive psychiatric care in order to truly make a difference in individual lives while supporting them in reaching optimal wellness.