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Philadelphia Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist

Lori Goldstein, M.D.

Dr. Lori Goldstein offers comprehensive psychiatric treatment for women and men in the Philadelphia area struggling with a variety of mental health concerns. She provides psychotherapy tailored to each patient’s needs and evidence based psychopharmacology in order to help alleviate suffering. Dr. Goldstein’s practice focuses on the treatment of depression, anxiety, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, relationship issues, attention deficit disorder, and phase of life concerns. She also has specific expertise in women’s mental health, including issues related to pregnancy and the postpartum period, infertility, and menopause.

About Dr. Goldstein

Dr. Goldstein practices privately in Rittenhouse Square where she focuses on psychotherapeutic and psychopharmocologic management of mood and anxiety disorders and adult lifecycle development. She has previously worked at Drexel University College Counseling Center, Crozer-Chester Medical Center Women’s Mental Health Department and the Renfrew Center Eating Disorder Treatment Facility. She is actively involved at the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia to deepen her understanding of the human mind.

Dr. Goldstein has also served as a clinical associate faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia and her medical degree at Jefferson Medical College. She then completed two years of training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Pennsylvania Hospital and did her psychiatry residency training at the University of Pennsylvania. She has a special interest in psychodynamic psychotherapy as well as women’s mental health.


Each new patient will receive a full psychiatric assessment in order to best understand the nature of the presenting problem and to subsequently consider treatment options.


People often decide to see a psychiatrist because they are experiencing psychological or interpersonal pain. Because of this pain, they are unable to feel a sense of well-being…


At times, psychiatric medication can play an important role in relieving pain and distress, and to assure emotional health and balance. Dr. Goldstein has experience…

Women’s Mental Health

People may choose to see a specialist in women’s mental health for concerns such as eating disorders, pregnancy and postpartum mood episodes, infertility, fetal loss…