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Adult Psychiatry
Phone: 832-826-5281 (Main) | 281-412-4335
Fax: 832-825-9401


Texas Children's Pavilion for Women Pearland9003 Broadway Street
9003 Broadway Street
Pearland, TX 77584

Lisa C. Valentine, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine residency Psychiatry 2013
Baylor College of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2009


Lisa Valentine is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is an assistant professor with appointments in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science. She completed her undergraduate work at Brown University and her medical training and residency at Baylor College of Medicine.  Dr. Valentine practices at The Women's Place: Center for Reproductive Psychiatry at the Texas Children's Pavilion for Women at both the Texas Medical Center and Pearland locations.  The focus of her clinical work is in the treatment of women with mental health needs surrounding pregnancy and menopause, with particular interest in the treatment of postpartum depression and anxiety. Her academic focus is training residents in psychotherapy as well as the intersection of ethics and psychiatry.


Organization Name Role
American Psychiatric Association Member
North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology Member
Texas Society of Psychiatric Physicians Member
The International Marc‚ Society for Perinatal Mental Health Member

Selected Publications

Valentine L, Gabbard GO. Can the use of humor in psychotherapy be taught? Academic Psychiatry 2014 Feb;38(1):75-81. doi: 10.1007/s40596-013-0018-2.

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