Physician Spotlight 4: Dr. Miriam Winthrop

Physician Spotlight

In today’s physician spotlight we highlight Dr. Miriam Winthrop, one of our newest psychiatrists at the Mental Health Center. Dr. Winthrop is a board-certified psychiatrist specializing in general adult psychiatry and geriatric psychiatry. 

About Dr. Miriam Winthrop

Dr. Winthrop believes in taking a holistic approach to addressing mental health. In addition to her expertise in the use of medications, she has extensive training in multiple types of psychotherapy, including cognitive-behavioral and insight-oriented modalities. Dr. Winthrop has extensive experience working with a wide range of issues, including depression, anxiety, PTSD, OCD, dementia-related concerns, and end-of-life issues.

Dr. Winthrop completed her undergraduate education at Dartmouth College and received her medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. She completed her residency in adult psychiatry at LAC+USC Medical Center. She completed her fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. She was selected as an Honors Scholar in the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry and received the award for excellence in psychotherapy from the Austen Riggs foundation.

Scheduling with Dr. Winthrop.

Dr. Winthrop is accepting new patients. She offers appointments on Thursdays and Fridays over Zoom and in-person. She also offers at-home visits for geriatric patients, also charging her standard session rate for the commute to a patient’s home, the visit itself, and the commute back. We are thrilled to have such an amazing and compassionate addition to our Mental Health Center team!

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Miriam Winthrop, please visit our website at Mental Health Center or contact our front office at (310)601-9999.