About Dr. Uhr
Dr. Sarita Uhr is a psychiatrist in Dallas, Texas. She is also an educator and author. She treats professionals and their family members for anxiety, depression, attention deficit disorder, and addiction. She specializes in finding the right combination of medications to get people “on track.” Her psychiatry training and fellowship in psychopharmacology at Stanford University School of Medicine has made her an expert in this area.
During her training, she was taught by the foremost leaders in the field of psychiatry. In addition to learning psychotherapy, she received special training in clinical and laboratory research where she gained an advanced understanding of how the psychiatric medications work. She is well versed in cutting edge research on anxiety, depression, and addiction. Her academic background coupled with twenty years of clinical experience puts her in a unique position to determine the needs of her patients. She is respected by her colleagues for her ability to balance medication management with talk therapy and lifestyle changes. Dr. Uhr’s patients appreciate her qualities as an…
- Wellness creator
Dr. Uhr has over 50 published articles including, “Anxiety and Depression, Is Medication the Answer?,” “The Addictive Personality: Why Some People Get Hooked,” and “Combining Psychiatric Drugs to Beat Depression.” Her speaking topics focus on the impact of stress on our mental and physical health. She has over 10 books in personal development including these books; “Stop Being a Victim: A Ten Step Guide to Rescuing Your Marriage to an Alcoholic Spouse” ,”Parenting Addicted Teens and Young Adults Into Recovery: A Ten Step Guide.” and “How to Beat Depression: 21 Quick and Easy Tips”.
Dr. Uhr graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Pomona College in Claremont, California. She attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where she later served as an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry. She completed her psychiatry training and a fellowship in psychopharmacology at Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California.
Dr. Uhr is a psychiatrist in private practice and is also a HIMS certified psychiatrist (to evaluate pilots in recovery) in Dallas, Texas.
Her goal for you is mental wellness.
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Dr. Sarita Uhr
14785 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75254