Ariel Dalfen, MD
Dr. Ariel Dalfen is a psychiatrist at Mount Sinai Hospital where she is the head of the Perinatal Mental Health Program. She specializes in treating women who are pregnant or postpartum. After completing her undergraduate degree at Princeton University, she attended McMaster University medical school, and then completed her specialty training in psychiatry at the University of Toronto. Dr. Dalfen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto and has published in both medical journals and the popular media. She lectures for both medical and public audiences on an array of topics, and has been a medical contributor on various television programs. In 2008, she published a book, When Baby Brings the Blues: Solutions for Postpartum Depression. This book is highly regarded and utilized by both health care providers and the general public.