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Sarah Vinson        

Triple Board Certified Child & Adolescent, Adult & Forensic Psychiatrist & Sought After Clinician, Consultant & Speaker

Dr. Sarah Y. Vinson is a triple board certified physician who specializes in adult, child & adolescent, and forensic psychiatry. She is an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at Morehouse School of Medicine, where she is the creator and rotation director of Psychiatry Mini-Rotation for pediatric interns.

Dr. Vinson is the co-editor of two texts, "Social (In)Justice" and "Mental Health and Pediatric Mental Health for Primary Care Providers" and has written book chapters on the social determinants of children’s mental health, child trauma, social media and children’s mental health, and fostering resilience. During her tenure on the board of the Georgia Council on Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, she strengthened connections with the local pediatric community. She has planned CME events and spoken at multiple conferences with pediatric audiences. Additionally, she has experience being co-located with and providing integrated care services and consultation to pediatric providers.

Dr. Vinson is the founder of the Lorio Psych Group, an Atlanta, GA based mental health practice providing expert care and consultation. Dr. Vinson graduated Summa Cum Laude from Florida A & M University. After graduating from medical school at the University of Florida with Research Honors and as an Inductee in the Chapman Humanism Honors Society, she completed her general psychiatry training at Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical School. While there, she also received specialized training in trauma through the Victims of Violence Program. She then returned to the South to complete fellowships in both child & adolescent and forensic psychiatry at Emory University School of Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Vinson was appointed by the Georgia governor to the 24 member Behavioral Health Reform and Innovation Commission and is the Child Subcommittee chair.

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