Dr. Shervin Ravan is a Columbia University trained and affiliated integrative psychiatrist and the Medical Director of Greene Clinic. He maintains an academic appointment as Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University where he teaches and supervises psychiatry residents and medical students. He is also a member of the American Psychoanalytic Associations Committee on Diversity and has lectured on a variety of issues such as transgenerational trauma, mass violence, immigration and race.
His treatment model combines evidence based psychotherapies, medications, and complementary/alternative interventions such as supplements, light therapy, meditation, exercise and diet with the goal of providing comprehensive, well rounded, and individually focused care. Psychotherapy is central to Dr. Ravan’s practice and he utilizes a variety of psychotherapeutic modalities including psychoanalysis, psychodynamic psychotherapy, interpersonal therapy (IPT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), all adapted specifically to each individuals goals for treatment.
His specialties include anxiety, depression, social anxiety, panic, ADHD, OCD, bipolar disorder, and trauma, along with chronic dissatisfaction, interpersonal and relationship difficulties, grief, professional stress, and life transitions such as career change, divorce, breakups, and parenting.
Dr. Ravan has extensive experience working with a diverse group of clients and has particular expertise in issues related to cross-cultural dynamics, identity, LGBTQ experience, and the unique issues facing those working in high stress, creative and tech based professions.